Yale vs. Columbia: Recap, Stats, and Box Score

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Yale vs. Columbia: Recap, Stats, and Box Score
Yale 46
(11-17, 4-13 away)
Columbia 59
(12-13, 7-6 home)
Venue: Levien Gymnasium
7:00PM ET / 4:00PM PT, March 01, 2013
Box Score
1st 2nd Final
Yale 26 20 46
Columbia 21 38 59
Top Performers
Points Rebounds Assists
Yale M Townsend 10 M Townsend 6 G Kelley 1
Columbia M Lo 20 A Rosenberg 10 B Barbour 6

On Friday, Mar. 1, Columbia took on Yale and defeated the Bulldogs 59-46 in conference action. With the win, the Lions tie the season series against Yale at 1-1. The Lions got the win with a season-high 20 points (3 Ast 3 Blk) from Maodo Lo on 60 percent shooting in 29 minutes. Brian Barbour had eight points. For the Bulldogs, Matt Townsend finished with a team-high 10 points and six rebounds. Columbia (12-13, 4-7 Ivy) welcomes Brown (11-14, 5-6 Ivy) on Saturday, Mar. 2.

Columbia Game Notes

  • Columbia started 12-13 during the 2004 and 1999 seasons (since 1996).
  • Columbia beat the spread by 8.5 points. That makes the 8th time this season the Lions have beaten the spread.
  • Columbia has won every game this season (7-0) when its field goal percentage has been 48.0 percent or better.
  • Columbia has won every game this season (4-0) when opponents record 46 or fewer total points.
  • Columbia has won every game this season (4-0) after holding an opponent to under 31.1 percent field goal percentage.
  • This is the second win of the season where the Lions came back after being down at halftime.
  • This is the 12th game at home this season--Columbia has a 4.3 average scoring margin against opponents at home.
  • Maodo Lo accounted for 33.8 percent of the team's points.
  • Alex Rosenberg accounted for 31.2 percent of the team's rebounds.
  • Maodo Lo has led the team in scoring in three out of 25 games this season.
  • Alex Rosenberg has led the team in rebounding in seven out of 25 games this season.
  • Alex Rosenberg recorded the second double-digit rebound game of his career.
  • Alex Rosenberg had a career high with 10 defensive rebounds.
  • This marks the first 20-point game of Maodo Lo's career.
  • Maodo Lo has three straight double-digit point games.

Yale Game Notes

  • The top two scorers (Austin Morgan and Matt Townsend) accounted for 43.4 percent of the points.
  • Austin Morgan has led the team in scoring seven times in 28 games this season.
  • Matt Townsend has led the team in rebounding three times in 28 games this season.
YALE PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
BMatt Townsend261061100
C+Greg Kelley18611010
C+Michael Grace15511000
CAustin Morgan291010011
C-Brandon Sherrod17340002
C-Nick Victor13031000
C-Armani Cotton25441003
C-Javier Duren25621103
D+Justin Sears19240002
DSam Martin13021001
COLUM PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
AMaodo Lo292013230
AJohn Daniels16581002
B+Brian Barbour38816100
B+Alex Rosenberg339101001
B-Mark Cisco31471001
CGrant Mullins20420100
C-Steve Frankoski15500001
D+Isaac Cohen11400001
-Cory Osetkowski6000101

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