Columbia Falls 69-59 Against Yale - Game Recap

Yale got 22 points from Justin Sears en route to a 69-59 victory over Columbia on Friday at John J. Lee Amphitheater.

Yale won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 2.5-point spread as favorites.

Armani Cotton had 13 points for Yale and Matt Townsend chipped in with 11 points. Javier Duren had 4 assists for them, while Justin Sears was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.

Columbia got a 17-point performance from Alex Rosenberg, who was supported by 13 points from Maodo Lo. Grant Mullins had 2 assists in a losing cause for Columbia, while Maodo Lo grabbed 4 rebounds.

Yale hit the break leading 23-20 before taking care of business in the second half.

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