Harvard Beats Princeton 69-57 to Stay Atop Ivy League Conference

Harvard University defeated rival Princeton University 69-57 to retain the top spot in college basketball’s Ivy League Conference.

Harvard improved to 15-7 and 7-1 in the conference, while Princeton fell to 12-9 and 5-2 in the Ivy League.

Kenyatta Smith and reserve Steve Moundou-Missi each scored 14 points for the Crimson, who had a 32-28 halftime lead yesterday on their home court at Lavietes Pavilion. Laurent Rivard added 12 points.

Ian Hummer scored a game-high 18 points for the Tigers, while T.J. Bray and Will Barrett each contributed 11 points.

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