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

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Brown vs. Cornell: Recap, Stats, and Box Score
Brown 84
(11-14, 4-10 away)
Cornell 65
(13-15, 5-9 home)
Venue: Newman Arena
7:00PM ET / 4:00PM PT, March 01, 2013
Box Score
1st 2nd Final
Brown 43 41 84
Cornell 31 34 65
Top Performers
Points Rebounds Assists
Brown R Maia 22 R Maia 13 T Ponticelli 5
Cornell N Cressler 22 E Peck 5 E Peck 3

On Friday, Mar. 1, Brown took on Cornell and easily defeated the Big Red 84-65 in conference play. The season series between the two teams is now tied at 1-1. Rafael Maia earned a double-double for the Bears with a career-high 22 points and 13 rebounds. Tucker Halpern was on fire from three-point range, going 6 for 11 on the way to a game-high 22 points. For the Big Red, Nolan Cressler finished with a team-high 22 points and two rebounds. The next game will be on Saturday, Mar. 2 when Brown (11-14, 5-6 Ivy) heads to Columbia (11-13, 3-7 Ivy).

Brown Game Notes

  • This game was statistically over in the 2nd half with 6:58 left to go.
  • Brown beat the spread by 24 points. That makes the 8th time this season the Bears have beaten the spread.
  • Brown has won every game this season (4-0) after committing nine or fewer turnovers.
  • The Bears have won 80 percent of the time this season (4-1) after recording eight or more steals.
  • This season Brown has won 80 percent of the time (4-1) when Matt Sullivan has four assists or more.
  • The Bears set season highs for blocks (seven), field goals made (31), field goal percentage (53.4), three-pointers (13), three-point percentage (48.1), and total points (84).
  • The last time Brown recorded at least 31 field goals made was Nov 11, 2011 against J&W-Providence.
  • The top two scorers (Tucker Halpern and Rafael Maia) accounted for 52.3 percent of the points.
  • Rafael Maia accounted for 36.1 percent of the team's rebounds.
  • Tucker Halpern has led the team in scoring in three out of 25 games this season.
  • Rafael Maia has led the team in rebounding in nine out of 25 games this season.
  • This marks the ninth 20-point game of Tucker Halpern's career.
  • This marks the third 20-point game of Rafael Maia's career.
  • Rafael Maia recorded a double-double. It was the second of his career.

Cornell Game Notes

  • This loss extended the Big Red losing streak to three games.
  • Nolan Cressler accounted for 33.8 percent of the team's points.
  • Nolan Cressler has led the team in scoring three times in 28 games this season.
  • Errick Peck has led the team in rebounding six times in 28 games this season.
  • This marks the third 20-point game of Nolan Cressler's career.
BROWN PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
A+Rafael Maia2922134201
ATucker Halpern322211201
AC. Kuakumensah29871173
AMatt Sullivan341624002
B+T. Ponticelli21035200
B+Joe Sharkey16532101
B-Sean McGonagill26822000
B-S. Albrecht13330000
CORN PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
B+Nolan Cressler332220000
BM. Asafo-Adjei16543000
BDeion Giddens15450031
BErrick Peck311353123
C+E. Chemerinski16232010
CDominick Scelfo32902102
CGalal Cancer27532002
-Josh Figini9010021
-Dwight Tarwater7010000
-Dave LaMore4410000
-Peter McMillan4000000
-Robert Mischler3000001

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