March 05, 2016

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) Agunwa Okolie scored 16 points, Zena Edosomwan added 11 points with 14 rebounds and seven assists, and Harvard defeated Penn 74-56 on Saturday.

Okolie was 7 of 12 from the field and Harvard (14-16, 6-8 Ivy) shot 54 percent overall, including 8 of 14 from beyond the arc. Corey Johnson had four of the 3s for 14 points and Tommy McCarthy chipped in with 11 points before fouling out. Harvard outrebounded Penn 44-28.

Matt Howard led Penn (11-16, 5-8) with 14 points. The Quakers shot under 33 percent and made 5 of 21 from long distance.

Harvard used an 11-0 run early to take control of the game as Penn went nearly six minutes without scoring. Harvard led by 20 at intermission, 40-20, and the closest Penn managed in the second half was 13 points with 5:21 to go.

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