Scores

Final

Harvard 65

(17-2, 3-0 Ivy)

Yale 35

(12-5, 2-1 Ivy)

7:00 PM ET, January 27, 2012

1 2 T
HARV 30 3565
YALE 19 1635

Top Performers

Harvard: L. Rivard 18 Pts, 3 Reb, 1 Stl

Yale: G. Mangano 17 Pts, 4 Reb, 2 Blk

Laurent Rivard, Harvard rout Yale for 5th straight win

Associated Press

NEW HAVEN, Conn. -- Laurent Rivard scored 18 points and Harvard (No. 23 ESPN/USA Today) routed Yale 65-35 on Friday night for its fifth straight win.

Harvard led 30-19 and used a 15-4 run to take a 48-27 lead after a Rivard layup with 10:44 remaining. The Crimson ended the game on a 10-3 run for the final margin.

It was the lowest point total for Yale, which came in averaging 75.4 points per game, since scoring 35 in a loss to Princeton on March 3, 1995.

Harvard (17-2, 3-0 Ivy League), shot 45.3 percent (24 of 53) from the field and forced 22 Yale turnovers. Steve Moundou-Missi added 10 points for the Crimson.

Greg Mangano scored 17 points to surpass 1,000 points in his career for the Bulldogs (12-5, 2-1), who had a four-game winning streak snapped.

The Crimson held Yale to 31.7 percent (13 of 41) shooting from the field.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
HARV
YALE
Points 65 35
FG Made-Attempted 24-53 (.453) 13-41 (.317)
3P Made-Attempted 5-13 (.385) 2-7 (.286)
FT Made-Attempted 12-14 (.857) 7-13 (.538)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 15 (0/0) 17 (0/0)
Largest Lead 31 1

2011-12 Season

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