UConn tops Cornell 91-74 on Tuesday night

Connecticut went on a 13-0 run midway through the first half to erase a Cornell lead and held off the Big Red despite a game-high 26 points from Matt Morgan as the Huskies earned a 91-74 victory on Tuesday evening at the XL Center. UConn improved to 4-1, while Cornell dropped to 3-3.

Morgan’s 26 came on 11-of-15 shooting and added four rebounds, two blocked shots and a steal in a losing effort. In the process, he moved into ninth on the Ivy League’s all-time scoring list. Josh Warren scored 10 and both Troy Whiteside and Jack Gordon scored eight points, with Gordon adding four assists. The Big Red shot 46 percent overall and assisted on 17 of the team’s 24 made baskets. Read More | Box Score (CornellBigRed.com)




On its longest road win streak in six years, Cornell will face a big roadblock in continuing it when it visits Connecticut on Tuesday, Nov. 20 at 7 p.m. at the XL Center in Hartford, Conn. The contest will be broadcast live on SNY with Gary Apple and Tim Welsh on the call and Maria Marino on the sidelines. Cornell’s modest three-game road streak is the longest since 2012-13.

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