Recap - Brown Defeats Cornell 81-75

Recap - Brown Defeats Cornell 81-75

Cedric Kuakumensah went off for 30 points and added 14 rebounds leading Brown to an 81-75 win over Cornell on Saturday at Newman Arena.

Brown won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 8.5-point spread.

Leland King had 23 points for Brown and Sean McGonagill chipped in with 9 points. Leland King had 4 assists for them, while Cedric Kuakumensah was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 14 boards.

Cornell got a 34-point performance from Nolan Cressler, who was supported by 17 points from Devin Cherry. Devin Cherry had 10 assists in a losing cause for Cornell, while David Onuorah grabbed 8 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Cornell were victorious, as the score was 36-34 at the break.

Cornell won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 42-39.