ITHACA, N.Y. -- Jackson Donahue sank five 3-pointers and scored a career-high 25 points to lead Penn to a 92-84 win over Cornell on Saturday night.
Matt Howard added 20 points for Penn (9-12, 3-4 Ivy League) and Darien Nelson-Henry had 15 to go with 16 rebounds. Sam Jones scored 14 points for the Quakers, who shot 47 percent (28 of 60) and controlled the glass 45-32 to rebound from Friday's loss to Columbia.
Cornell (9-13, 2-6) trailed most of the game but stayed close and cut the deficit to 86-84 on Robert Hatter's layup with 28 seconds left before Penn clinched it with 6-for-6 shooting from the free-throw line. Jones had four of the foul shots and Donahue, who got 13 of his points in the second half, sank the other two.