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Princeton vs Columbia Final: 64-45 - Recap
Devin Cannady scored 18 points leading Princeton to a 64-45 victory over Columbia at Levien Gym on Friday.
Bettors who backed Princeton were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of -7.5 at sportsbooks.
Myles Stephens had 16 points for Princeton and Amir Bell chipped in with 6 points. Spencer Weisz had 4 assists for them, while Pete Miller was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.
Columbia got 11 points from Mike Smith in a losing cause and another 10 points from Nate Hickman. Quinton Adlesh contributed 2 assists for them, while Patrick Tape had 6 rebounds.
Princeton led at halftime, 27-23.
The rebound battle favored Princeton as they grabbed 33 boards, while Columbia only had 24
Princeton heads into a battle against Cornell. Columbia, meanwhile, will have their next action against Pennsylvania.