ITHACA, N.Y. -- Jeff Foote had 17 points and nine rebounds and Cornell reached 20 victories for the third consecutive season with a 74-60 victory over Brown on Saturday night.
Brown (7-16, 1-5) pulled within 58-56 on Matt Mullery's layup with 7:32 to play, but Cornell closed the game with a 16-4 run. Wittman's 3-pointer gave the Big Red a 65-56 lead with 6:19 to play and Foote's jumper pushed it to 69-58 with 3:51 left.
Cornell trailed for the first time since Jan. 8 when Brown's Peter Sullivan converted a three-point play for a 12-9 lead with 16:03 left in the first half.
Chris Wroblewski added 10 points for Cornell.
Mullery finished with 21 and became the 23rd player in program history to score 1,000 or more points. Tucker Halpern added 14 points.
Duke and Cincinnati, 2016 NCAA tournament teams, highlight the eight-team field for the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame Tip-Off Tournament.
NCAA champion Villanova will play Notre Dame and Pittsburgh will play Penn State in the inaugural Never Forget Tribute Classic at Prudential Center on Dec. 10.
Florida guard Brandone Francis-Ramirez has decided to leave the team after two seasons.