|Princeton vs Columbia Final: 55-43 - Recap|
Myles Stephens scored 17 points leading Princeton to a 55-43 victory over Columbia at Levien Gym on Friday.
Bettors who backed Princeton were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of -1.5 at sportsbooks.
Ryan Schwieger had 15 points for Princeton and Jaelin Llewellyn chipped in with 10 points. Ryan Schwieger had 3 assists for them, while Myles Stephens was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 13 boards.
Columbia got a 12-point performance from Patrick Tape, who was supported by 11 points from Quinton Adlesh. Quinton Adlesh had 2 assists in a losing cause for Columbia, while Gabe Stefanini grabbed 9 rebounds.
Princeton was winning at the break before taking care of business in the second half.
Princeton won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 45-29.
Next game, Princeton takes its act on the road to face Cornell looking for another win. For Columbia, they head home to face Pennsylvania.