Yale vs Cornell Recap - Yale Wins 82-65
|Yale vs Cornell Recap - Yale Wins 82-65|
Yale got 19 points from Justin Sears en route to an 82-65 victory over Cornell on Friday at Newman Arena.
Bettors who backed Yale were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 9 at sportsbooks.
Yale got 18 points from Jack Montague and another 13 points from Brandon Sherrod. Nick Victor contributed 6 assists, while Brandon Sherrod cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.
Cornell got 29 points from Devin Cherry in a losing cause and another 11 points from Nolan Cressler. Darryl Smith contributed 3 assists for them, while David Onuorah had 4 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Yale were victorious, as the score was 45-31 at the break.
Yale had a 35-26 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.