Brown Defeats Cornell 84-65 - Recap
|Brown Defeats Cornell 84-65 - Recap|
Rafael Maia scored 22 points and chipped in with 13 rebounds for Brown on Friday, leading them to an 84-65 victory over Cornell at Newman Arena.
Brown was a 5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
Brown got 22 points from Tucker Halpern and another 16 points from Matt Sullivan. Tyler Ponticelli contributed 5 assists, while Rafael Maia cleaned the glass with 13 rebounds.
Cornell got 22 points from Nolan Cressler in a losing cause and another 13 points from Errick Peck. Miles Asafo-Adjei contributed 3 assists for them, while Errick Peck had 5 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Brown were victorious, as the score was 43-31 at the break.
Brown won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 36-26.