Cornell Falls 79-70 to Yale - Recap

Cornell Falls 79-70 to Yale - Recap

Yale earned a 79-70 victory over Cornell on Saturday, getting 19 points from Matt Townsend at Newman Arena.

Yale was a 1.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.

Yale got 15 points from Austin Morgan and another 13 points from Brandon Sherrod. Javier Duren contributed 3 assists, while Brandon Sherrod cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.

Cornell got 19 points from Errick Peck in a losing cause and another 19 points from Nolan Cressler. Miles Asafo-Adjei contributed 4 assists for them, while Eitan Chemerinski had 9 rebounds.

Yale hit the break leading 38-24 before taking care of business in the second half.

Cornell won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 42-33.