Denton Koon scored 18 points and hot-shooting Princeton dominated inside for a 73-55 Ivy League win over Dartmouth Friday night in Hanover, N.H.
The Tigers (12-8, 5-1), coming off a 69-65 loss to Yale that snapped their six-game winning streak, broke a 19-19 tie with a 15-3 spurt.
Princeton led, 42-28, at halftime after shooting 60 percent from the field (15 of 25), 5 of 7 from long range, and 7 of 7 from the line.
Princeton has a first-place showdown at Harvard Saturday night. The Crimson defeated Penn, 73-54, Friday night for a 6-1 Ivy League record.
Cornell 68, Yale 61 — Shonn Miller and Johnathan Gray scored 18 points apiece as the Big Red held off the Bulldogs in New Haven.
Brown 58, Columbia 55 — Matt Sullivan scored a career-high 27 points, including the winning 3-pointer with 10 seconds remaining, as the Bears rallied from an 11-point halftime deficit to beat the Lions in Providence and snap a three-game skid.
Stony Brook 65, Vermont 48 — Marcus Rouse came off the bench to score 16 points, and Jameel Warney had 12 points and 10 rebounds as the host Seawolves defeated the Catamounts in a matchup of America East Conference leaders.
Georgetown 62, Cincinnati 55 — Otto Porter Jr. scored 16 points while playing in foul trouble, and the No. 15 Hoyas wasted a 12-point lead in the second half before rallying for their seventh straight win.
Stanford 79, Southern California 55 — Chiney Ogwumike had 26 points and 15 rebounds for her record-setting 20th double-double of the season, and the No. 4 Cardinal defeated the Trojans for the 12th straight time in Los Angeles.
California 79, UCLA 51 — Gennifer Brandon scored 16 points to lead a balanced offense as the No. 6 Bears handed the No. 15 Bruins their first home loss of the season.
William & Mary 78, Northeastern 70 — Emily Correal had 27 points and 10 rebounds and Janine Aldridge added 15 points as the Tribe outlasted the Huskies in overtime in Williamsburg, Va.
Kashaia Cannon had 27 points (six 3-pointers), Deanna Kerkhof added 15, and Jewel Tunstull scored 10 for Northeastern (13-9, 6-5 CAA).
Penn 77, Harvard 72— Keiera Ray scored 31 points and Alyssa Baron added 15 to lift the Quakers (11-9, 4-2 Ivy) over the Crimson (13-7, 4-2) in Philadelphia.
Princeton 77, Dartmouth 65 — Niveen Rasheed had 25 points and 12 rebounds to lead the host Tigers over the Big Green for their eighth straight victory.
Yale 67, Cornell 58 — Megan Vasquez had 15 points and got her 1,300th career point, and Janna Graf added 13 to lift the Bulldogs over the Big Red in Ithaca, N.Y.
Columbia 62, Brown 51 — Miwa Tachibana scored 16 points as the Lions held off the visiting Bears.