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Princeton vs Columbia Final: 81-74 - Recap
Jaelin Llewellyn scored 19 points leading Princeton to a 81-74 victory over Columbia at Francis S. Levien Gymnasium on Sunday.
Bettors who backed Princeton were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of -3.0 at sportsbooks.
Ryan Schwieger had 18 points for Princeton and Richmond Aririguzoh chipped in with 16 points. Richmond Aririguzoh had 4 assists for them, while Jaelin Llewellyn was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 6 boards.
Columbia got a 30-point performance from Mike Smith, who was supported by 12 points from Ike Nweke. Mike Smith had 3 assists in a losing cause for Columbia, while Jake Killingsworth grabbed 5 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Princeton were victorious, as the score was 39-32 at the break.
Princeton won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 28-23.
Princeton heads into a battle against Yale. Columbia, meanwhile, will have their next action against Dartmouth.