Harvard tops Brown 89-82 in double overtime

Harvard tops Brown 89-82 in double overtime
February 2, 2013, 10:46 pm
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BOSTON (AP) Siyani Chambers scored 17 points and dished out 10 assists to help Harvard overcome Brown 89-82 in double overtime Saturday night to remain undefeated in Ivy League play.

Wesley Saunders added 18 points while Laurent Rivard and Christian Webster tallied 16 apiece.

Harvard (12-6, 4-0) led 69-64 with 20 seconds left before Sean McGonagill hit a 3-pointer with 14 seconds left, then converted a jumper at the buzzer to send the game into overtime.

Brown (8-10, 2-2) fell behind 78-75 with 38 seconds left in the first OT, but Stephen Albrecht connected on a trey to knot it and send the game into the second overtime.

Harvard outscored Brown 11-4 in the second overtime to seal the victory. The Bears missed three straight 3-pointers over the final 21 seconds of the second extra frame.

McGonagill paced Brown with 20 points and played all 50 minutes of the contest.