NEW YORK (AP) — Bryce Aiken and Justin Bassey each converted a pair of free throws in the closing seconds of overtime to lift Harvard to an 83-81 win over Columbia in the regular season finale on...
Columbia looks for home win vs Harvard
Harvard (16-10, 9-4) vs. Columbia (10-17, 5-8)
Francis S. Levien Gymnasium, New York; Saturday, 7 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Columbia looks for its fourth straight win over Harvard at...
Tape scores 19 to lift Columbia over Dartmouth 70-66
NEW YORK (AP) — Patrick Tape registered 19 points and seven rebounds as Columbia narrowly beat Dartmouth 70-66 on Friday night.
Columbia looks for home win vs Dartmouth
Dartmouth (11-17, 2-10) vs. Columbia (9-17, 4-8)
Francis S. Levien Gymnasium, New York; Friday, 7 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Columbia looks for its fourth straight win over Dartmouth at...
Tape scores 16 to lead Columbia past Yale 83-75
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — Patrick Tape registered 16 points as Columbia beat Yale 83-75 on Saturday night.
Quinton Adlesh had 19 points and six assists for Columbia (9-17, 4-8 Ivy League)....
Yale looks to extend streak vs Columbia
Columbia (8-17, 3-8) vs. Yale (19-5, 9-2)
John J. Lee Amphitheater, New Haven, Connecticut; Saturday, 7 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Yale looks for its eighth straight win in the head-to-head...
Tape scores 16 to lead Columbia past Brown 80-77
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Patrick Tape had 16 points and seven rebounds as Columbia narrowly beat Brown 80-77 on Friday.
Gabe Stefanini had 14 points and eight rebounds for Columbia (8-17, 3-8...
Brown looks to sweep Columbia
Columbia (7-17, 2-8) vs. Brown (17-9, 5-5)
Paul Bailey Pizzitola Sports Center, Providence, Rhode Island; Friday, 5 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Brown goes for the season sweep over Columbia...
Schwieger scores 20 to carry Princeton over Columbia 79-61
PRINCETON, N.J. (AP) — Ryan Schwieger had 20 points as Princeton beat Columbia 79-61 on Saturday night.
Myles Stephens had 15 points for Princeton (15-8, 7-3 Ivy League). Jerome Desrosiers...
Princeton looks for home win vs Columbia
Columbia (7-16, 2-7) vs. Princeton (14-8, 6-3)
L. Stockwell Jadwin Gymnasium, Princeton, New Jersey; Saturday, 8 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Princeton looks for its fifth straight win over...
Stefanini scores 20 to lead Columbia over Penn 79-77 in OT
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Gabe Stefanini had 20 points and 10 assists — the final assist resulting in a game-winning basket by Maka Ellis — as Columbia narrowly beat Penn 79-77 in overtime on Friday...
Columbia looks to end streak vs Penn
Columbia (6-16, 1-7) vs. Penn (15-9, 3-5)
Palestra, Philadelphia; Friday, 8 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Penn looks to extend Columbia's conference losing streak to seven games. Columbia's...
Choh scores 22 to lift Brown past Columbia 65-63
NEW YORK (AP) — Tamenang Choh had 22 points as Brown narrowly defeated Columbia 65-63 on Saturday night.
Columbia closed to 64-63 on Gabe Stefanini's two free throws with six seconds left before Chris Sullivan iced it with 1 of 2 free throws and Stefanini's 3-pointer at the buzzer missed.
Choh shot 12 for 14 from the foul line.
Obi Okolie had 16 points for Brown (15-9, 3-5 Ivy League). Desmond Cambridge added 12 points. George Mawanda-Kalema had six rebounds for the visitors.
Oni scores 20 to lead Yale past Columbia 70-64
NEW YORK (AP) — Miye Oni had 20 points as Yale defeated Columbia 70-64 on Friday night.
Alex Copeland had 19 points for Yale (16-4, 6-1 Ivy League), which won its fourth consecutive game. Trey Phills added 15 points and six rebounds.
Quinton Adlesh had 23 points for the Lions (6-15, 1-6), who have now lost five consecutive games. Gabe Stefanini added 14 points.
Yale matches up against Cornell on the road on Saturday. Columbia plays Brown at home on Saturday.
Barry scores 21 to carry Dartmouth past Columbia 82-66
HANOVER, N.H. (AP) — Brendan Barry had 21 points as Dartmouth topped Columbia 82-66 on Saturday night.
James Foye had 14 points for Dartmouth (11-11, 2-4 Ivy League), which ended its four-game losing streak. Chris Knight added 11 points. Ian Carter had 11 points for the home team.
Patrick Tape had 14 points and seven rebounds for the Lions (6-14, 1-5), whose losing streak stretched to four games. Maka Ellis added 13 points. Quinton Adlesh had 13 points and six rebounds.
Aiken scores 44 to lift Harvard over Columbia 98-96 in 3OT
BOSTON (AP) — Bryce Aiken had a career-high 44 points as Harvard narrowly defeated Columbia 98-96 in triple overtime on Friday night.
Aiken made 16 of 18 foul shots.
Justin Bassey had 17 points and 10 rebounds for Harvard (11-7, 4-1 Ivy League), which earned its fifth straight win. Christian Juzang added 14 points. Robert Baker had 6 points, 12 rebounds and five blocks for the home team.
Penn holds Columbia at bay for first Ivy League win
NEW YORK (AP) — AJ Brodeur scored 24 points and Devon Goodman added 19 and Pennsylvania held on to beat Columbia 72-70 on Saturday night for its first league win this season.
Bryce Washington's 3 with 3:21 left gave the Quakers a 70-66 lead. Gabe Stefanini sandwiched a pair of layups between two free throws by Goodman and Penn (13-7, 1-3) led 72-70 with 58 seconds remaining.
Columbia gets first Ivy League win downing Cornell 73-70
NEW YORK (AP) — Gabe Stefanini scored 24 points including two from the foul line with five seconds left and Columbia held off Cornell for a 73-70 win on Saturday night.
Riley Voss' 3-point bank-shot attempt from about 28-feet out caught the iron and bounced around the rim before falling out as time expired.
Morgan all-time Cornell scorer after win in Ivy opener
ITHACA, N.Y. (AP) — Matt Morgan scored 21 points in becoming Cornell's all-time leading scorer and the Big Red opened the Ivy League season with a 60-59 victory over Columbia on Saturday.
Morgan made four 3-pointers and the senior guard finished with 2,044 career points, passing Ryan Wittman (2006-10, 2,028 points) and also Brown's Earl Hunt (1999-03, 2,041) for No. 3 on the Ivy career list.
Stefanini hits runner at buzzer, Columbia edges Binghamton
BINGHAMTON, N.Y. (AP) — Gabe Stefanini hit a game-winning runner as time expired, blunting a Binghamton rally and giving Columbia a 65-63 victory on Wednesday night.
Binghamton's Sam Sessoms tied it at 63 on a 3-pointer with nine seconds left to play. After a Columbia timeout at midcourt with 2.2 seconds left, Randy Brumant dished to Stefanini who sank a runner to give the Lions (4-9) a win and snap a three-game skid.
Columbia holds off Iona 74-71 at Madison Square Garden
NEW YORK (AP) — Jake Killingsworth led a balanced attack with 14 points and Columbia made five free throws in the final 30 seconds to hold off Iona 74-71 on Sunday at Madison Square Garden.
The Lions (3-6), who lasted played at the Garden in 2008 and against the Gaels 26 years ago, made 12 of 13 from the line, going 5 of 6 in the last minute when Iona had two critical turnovers after forcing Columbia into turnovers.
Stefanini scores 26, Columbia beats Bryant 90-68
NEW YORK (AP) — Gabe Stefanini scored 26 points on 10-of-13 shooting Friday night and Columbia used a big second half to beat Bryant 90-68.
The Lions (2-6) opened their lead with a 13-1 run capped at 84-63 by Quinton Adlesh's 3-pointer with 3:56 to go. Columbia had a 9-0 run early in the half to take control and outscored the Bulldogs 47-26 in the second half.
Adlesh added 20 points including six 3-pointers and Jake Killingsworth scored 13 for the Lions.
Amiel 3 lifts gives Colgate a rare 64-62 win at Columbia
NEW YORK (AP) — Francisco Amiel knocked down a 3-pointer with under two minutes left to put Colgate in the lead and the Raiders made it stand up for a 64-62 win at Columbia Wednesday night.
The victory is the Raiders first at Columbia since the 1964-65 season and the first time they have beaten the Lions in back-to-back seasons since 1960 and 1961.
Columbia hits record 17 3-pointers in 85-38 win
NEW YORK (AP) — Gabe Stefanini hit a career-high seven 3-pointers and scored 23 points and Columbia made a school-record 17 3s in beating St. Joseph's (Brooklyn) 85-38 on Sunday for its first win of the season.
The Lions have made 16 3-pointers in a game four times, most recently against Cornell last January.
Stefanini made 7 of 9 3-point attempts and the Lions hit 17 of 44 from distance, two attempts shy of the school record.
Beard scores 26 points, leads FIU past Columbia 98-87
NEW YORK (AP) — Brian Beard Jr. scored 26 points and tied his career high with 10 assists, Devon Andrews added 17 points with 11 rebounds and Florida International beat Columbia 98-87 on Saturday at the Johnny Bach Classic.
Willy Nunez Jr. scored 15 points, Isaiah Banks had 13, Osasumwen Osaghae 12 and Trejon Jacob 11 for the Golden Panthers (4-1), who shot 49 percent to the Lions' 44 percent.
Columbia holds off Brown 89-82
NEW YORK (AP) — Mike Smith scored 24 points, Gabe Stefanini added 19 and Columbia held off Brown for an 89-82 win on Friday night.
The Lions (8-16, 5-6 Ivy League) pulled away in the middle of the second half with a 14-1 run to lead 64-49 and led by double digits until Desmond Cambridge's 3-pointer for Brown made it 75-66 with 5:43 to go.
Okolie’s 3-pointer gives Brown OT victory over Columbia
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Obi Okolie's 3-pointer with nine seconds left in overtime gave Brown a 91-88 victory over Columbia on Saturday night.
At the foul line with 13 seconds left, Brown's Brandon Anderson made 1 of 2 free throws with Tamenang Choh snagging the offensive rebound that led to Okolie's 3-pointer. Columbia's Mike Smith missed a layup and Okolie made two more free throws before a desperation heave by Smith.
Oni hits 5 3s in Yale’s 88-84 win over Columbia
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — Miye Oni made five 3-pointers in scoring 17 points and Yale defeated Columbia 88-84 on Friday night to snap a two-game skid.
Oni was 5 of 9 from the arc along with collecting six assists. Trey Phills and Azar Swain added 14 points each, and Blake Reynolds and Alex Copeland 11 apiece for Yale (10-13, 3-4 Ivy League).
Morgan scores 29, Cornell picks up first Ivy win, 82-81
ITHACA, N.Y. (AP) — Matt Morgan scored 29 points including the game-clinching free throws with three seconds left and Cornell beat Columbia 82-81 for its first Ivy League win Saturday.
An 8-0 surge gave Cornell a 69-64 lead with 5:24 to go and the Big Red clung to the lead with Morgan's free throws making it 82-78 before Gabe Stefanini hit a 3-pointer at the buzzer.
Morgan had Cornell's last field goal with 4:50 left with the Big Red then making 11 of 12 free throws.
Nichols leads Albany past Columbia 86-82
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — David Nichols scored 29 points and hit a key pair of free throws with 7.7 seconds left to help secure Albany's 86-82 win over Columbia on Saturday night.
The Great Danes (8-1) won their second in a row by rallying from a 10-point deficit early in the second half. They took the lead for good at 75-74 on Nichols' 3-pointer with 2:17 to play but didn't extend to a two-possession lead until Joe Cremo's free throws made it 84-80 with 15.5 seconds left.