Cornell beats Toledo 78-60
PHILADELPHIA (AP)—Ryan Wittman scored 20 points and Jeff Foote tallied a double-double, leading Cornell over Toledo 78-60 on Friday.
Louis Dale and Geoff Reeves scored 14 points apiece in the Legends Classic for the Big Red (3-2), who also got 12 points and 12 boards from Foote. Alex Tyler added 10 points.
Toledo was up 11-7 early, but Cornell produced an 8-0 run to take the lead and an 11-2 run to close out the first half with a 14-point lead.
But Jay Shunnar’s 3-pointer with just over 10 minutes to play pulled the Rockets (0-4) within 56-53.
Cornell went on another 11-2 run from that point, though, sealing the win. Wittman led the game-winning spree with four points.
Stephen Albrecht paced the Rockets with 20 points and Jake Barnett added 13.
The Big Red outrebounded the Rockets 34-27.