Brown vs Columbia Wrap - Columbia Wins 70-68
Columbia earned a 70-68 victory over Brown on Friday, getting 23 points from Alex Rosenberg at Levien Gym.
Columbia did not, however, defeat Brown against the spread, which closed at 6.5 at most sportsbooks.
Columbia got 21 points from Meiko Lyles and another 15 points from Maodo Lo. Isaac Cohen contributed 6 assists, while Meiko Lyles cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
Brown got a 20-point performance from Sean McGonagill, who was supported by 12 points from Leland King. Sean McGonagill had 5 assists in a losing cause for Brown, while Leland King grabbed 9 rebounds.
Columbia hit the break trailing 37-36 before taking care of business in the second half.
Columbia had a 39-28 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.