NAVY Navy Midshipmen 50
Navy Midshipmen Navy Overall (3-8)
ATS (0-1)
O/U (0-1)
December 30 2018
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COR Cornell Big Red 61
Cornell Big Red Cornell Overall (6-7)
ATS (1-4-1)
O/U (3-3)
Final
Money Line Total: Spread ATS
12
Navy Midshipmen OFF OFF OFF
2426
Cornell Big Red OFF OFF OFF
2140
Final
Money Line Total: Spread ATS
NAVY OFF OFF OFF
COR OFF OFF OFF
Recap

ITHACA, N.Y. (AP) — Mike Morgan scored 25 of his 27 points in the second half, including six straight in a key late run, and Cornell defeated Navy 61-50 on Sunday.

Steven Julian added nine points and a career-high 15 rebounds for Cornell (6-7).

George Kiernan had 15 points and seven rebounds for Navy (3-8).

Morgan's 3-point play gave the Big Red a 50-42 lead with 3:47 remaining but Navy scored five points on its next two possessions to stay close. Navy was within 52-50 after a 3-pointer by Hasan Abdullah but Morgan scored the next six points for a 58-50 lead with a minute to go. Two free throws from Terrance McBride and one by Julian finished off Cornell's closing 9-0 run.

Morgan, who averages 23.1 points per game, has reached double figures in scoring in 64 consecutive games. He scored 14 of Cornell's last 18 points in the final eight minutes.

The two teams last met in the 1954 NCAA Tournament. Navy won that game 69-67 at the Palestra in Philadelphia.

Matchup
Midshipmen Overall
W/L 3-8
ATS 0-1
Pts For 63.1
Pts Against 74.3
Total 0-1
Midshipmen Away
W/L 1-5
ATS 0-0
Pts For 61.5
Pts Against 76.5
Total 0-0
Last 10 Games
Date Opponent Result ATS O/U
12-30
12:00 PM
at Cornell L 61-50
12-21
6:00 PM
at George Mason L 84-63
12-9
1:30 PM
at Lipscomb L 107-81
12-5
6:00 PM
at Delaware W 80-65
12-1
3:00 PM
Brown L 67-50
11-28
6:00 PM
Liberty L 76-58
11-20
6:00 PM
at Morgan State L 75-51
11-18
1:00 PM
Bryant University W 83-79
11-14
6:00 PM
Coppin State W 77-58
11-9
7:30 PM
Maryland L 78-57 L (14.5) U (137)
Avg. Points For 65.0
Avg. Points Against 75.0
ATS 0-1
Over/Under 0-1
Big Red Overall
W/L 6-7
ATS 1-4-1
Pts For 68.5
Pts Against 69.8
Total 3-3
Big Red Home
W/L 3-2
ATS 0-1
Pts For 66.0
Pts Against 60.8
Total 0-1
Last 10 Games
Date Opponent Result ATS O/U
12-30
12:00 PM
Navy W 61-50
12-22
7:00 PM
at SMU L 81-53 L (15) U (141)
12-19
6:00 PM
at Toledo L 86-70 L (12) O (147)
12-17
6:00 PM
Longwood W 70-64
12-16
1:00 PM
at Niagara L 77-74 T (3) O (147.5)
12-1
7:00 PM
at Syracuse L 63-55 W (21.5) U (138.5)
11-28
6:00 PM
at Lafayette W 63-58
11-20
6:00 PM
at Connecticut L 91-74 L (14.5) O (152)
11-17
3:00 PM
at N.J.I.T. W 86-73
11-15
6:00 PM
Delaware L 73-56 L (-2.5) U (149.5)
Avg. Points For 66.2
Avg. Points Against 71.6
ATS 1-4-1
Over/Under 3-3
Scoring
Navy
NameMinFG3 PTFTOff RebRebAstStlBlkTOFouls+/-PTS
George Kiernan (F) 31:006-13 46.2%0-6 0%3-3 100%2710002015
Hasan Abdullah (G) 33:005-18 27.8%2-6 33.3%0-0 0%2402004012
Cam Davis (G) 33:005-16 31.3%1-2 50%1-2 50%1320031012
John Carter Jr. (G) 23:002-8 25%1-2 50%0-0 0%170102105
Luke Loehr (F) 21:001-4 25%0-1 0%0-0 0%381100202
Greg Summers (G) 16:000-2 0%0-0 0%2-4 50%230002202
Danny Ogele (F) 9:001-5 20%0-1 0%0-0 0%002010102
Richard Njoku (F) 11:000-0 0%0-0 0%0-0 0%120002300
Isaiah Burnett (G) 9:000-1 0%0-0 0%0-0 0%131100200
Evan Wieck (C) 8:000-1 0%0-0 0%0-0 0%010000500
Josiah Strong (G) 6:000-1 0%0-0 0%0-0 0%011000100
Cornell
NameMinFG3 PTFTOff RebRebAstStlBlkTOFouls+/-PTS
Matt Morgan (G) 35:007-16 43.8%2-8 25%11-12 91.7%0831010027
Steven Julian (F) 34:003-5 60%0-1 0%3-7 42.9%4152143109
Terrance McBride (G) 31:002-6 33.3%0-2 0%2-2 100%011100106
Jake Kuhn (G-F) 24:002-5 40%1-3 33.3%0-1 0%132000105
Josh Warren (F) 26:001-6 16.7%0-0 0%2-2 100%173004104
Troy Whiteside (G) 22:002-6 33.3%0-2 0%0-0 0%122011204
Jimmy Boeheim (F) 15:001-4 25%0-2 0%0-1 0%140000202
Bryan Knapp (G) 11:001-1 100%0-0 0%0-0 0%020002002
Joel Davis (G) 2:001-1 100%0-0 0%0-0 0%010002002
Max Samberg (G) 00:000-0 0%0-0 0%0-0 0%330000000