Copeland scores 23 to carry Yale past Dartmouth 77-59

Highlights: Yale 77, Dartmouth 59 - Via Ivy League (1:00)

Yale claims its sixth straight Ivy League game with a 77-59 win over Dartmouth behind 23 points from Alex Copeland. (1:00)

NEW HAVEN, Conn. -- Alex Copeland had a season-high 23 points as Yale defeated Dartmouth 77-59 on Friday night.

Copeland shot 11 for 12 from the field.

Azar Swain had 16 points for Yale (18-4, 8-1 Ivy League), which earned its sixth consecutive win. Miye Oni added 10 points and nine rebounds. Jordan Bruner had eight rebounds and three blocks for the hosts.

Brendan Barry had 17 points for the Big Green (11-14, 2-7). James Foye added 15 points.

Chris Knight, who led the Big Green in scoring heading into the contest with 16 points per game, had four points on 2-of-12 shooting.

The Bulldogs improve to 2-0 against the Big Green this season. Yale defeated Dartmouth 89-68 on Feb. 2. Yale faces Harvard at home on Saturday. Dartmouth takes on Brown on the road on Saturday.


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