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Princeton wins 12th straight; 1st time at Yale since 2011

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) Devin Cannady matched a career high with 29 points and seven 3-pointers, and Princeton beat Yale 71-52 on Friday night for its 12th straight win.

It was the Tigers' (16-6, 9-0 Ivy League) first win at Yale since 2011, and they have a two-game lead over Harvard in the league standings.

Cannady was 9 of 11 from the floor. Myles Stephens added 20 points on 9-of-16 shooting for Princeton, which shot 59 percent (26 of 44) from the field and 13 of 23 (56.5 percent) from long range.

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Miye Oni scored 12 points and Anthony Dallier 11 to lead Yale (14-8, 6-3), which has lost two straight and is three games back of Princeton.

The Tigers took the lead for good about six minutes in and led 38-29 at halftime. Yale pulled to 40-35 early in the second half but didn't get closer. A 22-10 run, capped by Amir Bell's 3-pointer, stretched Princeton's lead to 62-45 midway through the second half.