Yale Downs Lafayette 79-76 - Match Report

Yale Downs Lafayette 79-76 - Match Report

Yale earned a 79-76 victory over Lafayette on Tuesday, getting 18 points from Armani Cotton at Kirby Center.

Justin Sears had 16 points for Yale and Javier Duren chipped in with 14 points. Nick Victor had 4 assists for them, while Armani Cotton was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.

Lafayette got a 28-point performance from Seth Hinrichs, who was supported by 18 points from Nick Lindner. Nick Lindner had 5 assists in a losing cause for Lafayette, while Nick Lindner grabbed 5 rebounds.

Yale hit the break leading 39-38 before taking care of business in the second half.

Yale won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 32-23.