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ITHACA, N.Y. (AP) — Will Barrett and T.J. Bray each scored 21 points to lead Princeton in a 91-51 rout of Cornell for the Tigers third-straight win on Friday night.
Clay Wilson came off the bench to add 16 points for the Tigers, who shot 64.2 percent from the floor and 14 of 23 (60.9 percent) from behind the 3-point arc. Spencer Weisz added a team-high 12 rebounds.
Princeton (18-8, 6-6 Ivy) opened up the contest with 22-straight points, holding Cornell scoreless for the first 8:26 until Nolan Cressler made a 3-pointer. The Big Red (2-25, 1-12) outscored Princeton 23-21 during the remainder of the first half, but still trailed by 18 points at the break and were unable to close the gap in the second half.
Cressler led Cornell with 16 points, Devin Cherry added 13 and Dwight Tarwater chipped in 12. The Big Red shot just 33.3 percent from the floor.