- Associated Press - Friday, January 5, 2018

ITHACA, N.Y. (AP) - Matt Morgan scored 21 points, his 12th straight game with at least 20, and Cornell defeated Central Penn 93-69 on Friday.

Morgan, who came in as the nation’s third-leading scorer at 25.3 points per game, made only 3 of 9 from the arc but was 8 of 16 overall with six rebounds and four assists.

Jack Gordon made all five of his 3-point tries and finished with a career high 15 points. Stone Gettings also scored 15 points with nine rebounds and six assists for the Big Red (6-7), who snapped a two-game losing streak. Bryan Knapp added 12 points. The Big Red shot 51 percent and made 13 of 29 from the arc and 20 of 28 free throws.

Randy Dupont led the Knights, a U.S. Collegiate Athletic Association Division II team, with 16 points.

Cornell led from the 16:54 mark of the first half and was up 45-28 at halftime with Morgan scoring 10 points.

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