Saunders leads Princeton past Dartmouth 85-61
HANOVER, N.H. (AP) Patrick Saunders scored 14 points and 10 other Princeton players scored, and the Tigers pulled away easily with an 85-61 win over Dartmouth on Saturday night.
Princeton took control in the first half, taking a 31-19 lead at the 5:49 mark on a 3-pointer by Douglas Davis, who had nine points and three steals. The Tigers went into halftime with a 40-24 advantage.
In the second half, Princeton kept its surge going. The Tigers increased their lead to 29 points - their largest of the game - when Mack Darrow knocked down a 3-pointer with 13:25 remaining.
John Golden scored 21 points for the Big Green (5-23, 1-11), who have lost 10 of their last 11 games.
Updated February 25, 2012