Princeton vs. Cornell: Recap, Stats, and Box Score

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Princeton vs. Cornell: Recap, Stats, and Box Score
Princeton 72
(14-9, 7-5 away)
Cornell 53
(13-14, 5-8 home)
Venue: Newman Arena
7:00PM ET / 4:00PM PT, February 23, 2013
Box Score
1st 2nd Final
Princeton 33 39 72
Cornell 14 39 53
Top Performers
Points Rebounds Assists
Princeton I Hummer 23 I Hummer 7 D Koon 4
Cornell S Miller 23 S Miller 10 D Cherry 1

Princeton thumped Cornell 72-53 in conference action on an evening when they outshot the Big Red 57.9 percent-31.6 percent. The game was never in question, with Princeton taking an insurmountable 33-14 lead into the locker room at halftime. With a record of 2-0, the Tigers remain undefeated against Cornell this season. The Tigers were led by Ian Hummer, who put up a game-high 23 points and seven rebounds. Will Barrett also had a strong outing, scoring 13 points and adding seven rebounds. Shonn Miller recorded a double-double for the Big Red on a career-high 23 points and 10 rebounds. Princeton (14-9, 7-2 Ivy) gets Harvard (16-7, 8-1 Ivy) at home on Friday, Mar. 1.

Princeton Game Notes

  • Princeton started 14-9 during the 2002, 2001, and 1999 seasons (since 1996).
  • Princeton beat the spread by 13.5 points. That makes the 10th time this season the Tigers have beaten the spread.
  • The Tigers have won every game this season (7-0) after recording 72 or more total points.
  • Princeton has won 83 percent of the time this season (10-2) when its three-point percentage has been 40.0 percent or better.
  • Princeton has won 90 percent of the time this season (9-1) when opponents record 53 or fewer total points.
  • This season Princeton has won 82 percent of the time (9-2) when Denton Koon has 11 points or more and 100 percent of the time (5-0) when Will Barrett has seven rebounds or more.
  • The Tigers set a season high for free throws made (22).
  • Ian Hummer accounted for 31.9 percent of the team's points.
  • The top two rebounders (Will Barrett and Ian Hummer) accounted for 43.7 percent of the rebounds.
  • Ian Hummer has led the team in scoring in 10 out of 23 games this season.
  • Will Barrett has led the team in rebounding in five out of 23 games this season.
  • This marks the 16th 20-point game of Ian Hummer's career.
  • Ian Hummer has eight straight double-digit point games.
  • Ian Hummer had a career high with a 83 percent field goal percentage.

Cornell Game Notes

  • Errick Peck recorded a team season high in offensive rebounds with five.
  • Shonn Miller accounted for 43.3 percent of the team's points.
  • Shonn Miller accounted for 38.4 percent of the team's rebounds.
  • Shonn Miller has led the team in scoring eight times and in rebounding 16 times in 27 games this season.
  • This marks the second 20-point game of Shonn Miller's career.
  • Shonn Miller has six straight double-digit point games.
  • Shonn Miller recorded a double-double. It was his fourth this season and seventh of his career.
  • Shonn Miller set career highs with 23 points and 10 free throws made.
  • Errick Peck set a career high with five offensive rebounds.
PRINC PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
A+Ian Hummer362373121
AWill Barrett291370111
AChris Clement21732200
BDenton Koon321144004
C+T.J. Bray31732103
C+B. Connolly12312001
CHans Brase15440014
CMack Darrow19320000
CORN PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
AShonn Miller3423100203
BErrick Peck25951301
CM. Asafo-Adjei17600100
C-Nolan Cressler21131000
D+Dominick Scelfo23610102
D+Galal Cancer23220100
D+E. Chemerinski18210100
DDevin Cherry25201101
-Peter McMillan5000000
-Josh Figini3010000

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