Recap: Harvard vs. Yale
Cambridge, MA (SportsNetwork.com) - Justin Sears registered a double-double with 21 points and 11 rebounds as the Yale Bulldogs stunned the Harvard Crimson, 74-67, in Ivy League action at Lavietes Pavilion.
Also posting a double-double for the Bulldogs (11-9, 5-1 Ivy) was Armani Cotton with 13 points and 10 boards, while Javier Duren accounted for 15 points for a team that has won four straight and six of the last seven overall.
The Crimson (18-4, 5-1), who had a 20-game home win streak snapped with the loss, were paced by Wesley Saunders with 16 points, Brandyn Curry 12 off the bench and Siyani Chambers 10 points as they saw a four-game overall win streak come to an end.
Yale connected on not just 56.5 percent from the field in the first half, but also 9-of-10 at the free-throw line, but led by just four points at the break, 39-35.
The second half saw the Bulldogs convert a total of just nine field goals, but they made up for it with 15-of-19 at the charity stripe, en route to the seven-point road win.
Harvard, which shot only 39.0 percent from the floor on the night, was outscored 24-14 at the free-throw line as well.Game Notes