Ivy League RUMORS & NEWS

  • Late run helps Cal pull away from Princeton

    The Sports Xchange "California used a 11-1 run keyed by guard Charlie Moore late in the second half to take the lead for good as it pulled away late to beat Princeton 62-51 at the Pearl Harbor Invitational in Honolulu, HI on Tuesday. The Tigers (2-4) led 46-44 after a three-pointer by forward Henry Caruso with..." December 06

  • Early surge powers Providence to rout of Brown

    The Sports Xchange "Jalen Lindsey converted three 3-pointers during a 20-0 first-half run and Providence roared to its third straight victory, a 95-57 home blowout that ended local rival Brown's four-game winning streak on Tuesday night in Providence, R.I. The Friars, playing the third of a six-game homestand,..." December 06

  • Robinson scores 27 points as Boston College beats Dartmouth

    The Sports Xchange "Jerome Robinson tied his career high with 27 points as Boston College routed Dartmouth 88-70 on Saturday afternoon at Conte Forum in Boston. Robinson, the third-leading scorer in the Atlantic Coast Conference entering the game (19.0 points per game), also scored 27 his last time out in a..." December 03

  • Seton Hall routs Columbia 95-71

    The Sports Xchange "Four Seton Hall players scored at least 17 points as the Pirates cruised past Columbia 95-71 on Thursday night at the Prudential Center in Newark, N.J. Myles Powell led the way for Seton Hall with 21 points, hitting seven 3-pointers. Powell, who entered the game averaging 13.2 points, went 7..." December 01

  • No. 2 Villanova defeats Penn for 14th straight time

    The Sports Xchange "PHILADELPHIA -- Kris Jenkins won last year's national championship for Villanova with one of the biggest 3-pointers in NCAA history. And he's far from finished setting records. Jenkins scored 22 points, going over 1,000 for his career, while Josh Hart had 12 points and nine assists,..." November 29

  • Young's double-double leads Pitt over Yale

    The Sports Xchange "Michael Young scored 24 points to lead Pittsburgh to a 75-70 win over Yale on Tuesday night at the Petersen Events Center. Young notched 15 of those points in the first half, and he added 10 rebounds for a double-double as Pittsburgh improved to 4-1 on the season. Young, a junior forward and..." November 22

  • No. 8 Virginia pulls away from Yale for 22nd straight home win

    The Sports Xchange "CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. -- Putting together runs offensively because of suffocating play on the defensive end of the court is nothing new for Tony Bennett's Virginia team. So far this season, the Cavaliers had already used runs of 22-0 and 20-0 to gain control of their first two games, and much..." November 20

  • Miami pulls away to beat Penn

    The Sports Xchange "Miami trailed for the first time this season but managed to shake off pesky Penn in the second half for a 74-62 victory Saturday at Watsco Center in Coral Gables, Fla. The Hurricanes (3-0) put five players in double figures with guard Ja'Quan Newton leading the way with 18 points. Freshman..." November 19

  • Terrell, Rhode Island brush aside Brown

    The Sports Xchange "Dan Hurley was borderline distraught after 21st-ranked Rhode Island's lackluster showing against Brown on Wednesday night. The fact that his Rams won and improved to 3-0 didn't seem to matter. "It's just hard to explain how sluggish we were," the Rhode Island coach said after a narrow..." November 16

  • Yale holds off Washington

    The Sports Xchange "Yale withstood a late charge to beat Washington 98-90 in the season opener for both teams Sunday at Alaska Airlines Arena in Seattle. Miye Oni had 24 points and six rebounds for Yale. Sam Downey added 22 points and seven rebounds. Blake Reynolds scored 19 points, Alex Copeland had 14 and..." November 13

  • Stanford holds off Harvard in Shanghai, China

    The Sports Xchange "Stanford's Reid Travis, who played just eight games a season ago because of a leg injury, scored a game-high 24 points in an 80-70 win over Harvard in a game played in Shanghai, China, on Friday night. Four Stanford players scored in double figures, with Michael Humphrey finishing with 15..." November 12

  • No. 23 URI rips Dartmouth behind Matthews, Martin

    The Sports Xchange "Welcome back, E.C. Matthews. Your fans were waiting. The Rhode Island guard, whose 2015-16 season ended after just 10 minutes because of a knee injury, returned to the court with a bang on Friday night. Matthews was introduced last among the starters and was welcomed by the Ryan Center..." November 11

  • Cincinnati overpowers Brown 84-55

    The Sports Xchange "Jacob Evans and Kyle Washington provided the first-half sparks and veterans Troy Caupain and Gary Clark closed the deal in the second half as Cincinnati crushed Brown 84-55 on Friday in the first round of the Naismith Memorial Hall of Fame Tip-off tournament in Cincinnati. Evans scored 13..." November 11

  • Former Yale Basketball Captain Expelled In Sexual Misconduct Case Seeks Return to School

    Hartford Courant "Former Yale basketball captain Jack Montague, who was expelled from the university in February in connection with alleged sexual misconduct, has filed a court motion in an effort to seek a quick return to his studies at Yale. The motion filed Monday seeks to keep Yale from "enforcing Montague's..." November 01