FIVE PLAYERS scored in double figures, led by Siyani Chambers' 13 as Harvard rallied in the second half to defeat Penn, 69-59, Friday night at Lavietes Pavilion in Cambridge, Mass.
Weekend's Ivy League Games
Penn at Harvard and Dartmouth
Friday at Harvard, 7 p.m., at Lavietes Pavilion, Cambridge, Mass.
Penn was saddled with a difficult start to its 2017 Ivy schedule.
Picked fourth in the preseason Ivy League poll, the Quakers entered Saturday 0-2 in the league with losses to Yale and Princeton, two teams picked above them.
THE FIRST Penn game at the Palestra was Jan. 1, 1927, 90 years and more than a few points ago. It was Penn 26, Yale 15 then.
PRINCETON - Penn was trailing by 21 points with 161/2 minutes left in the Ivy League opener at Jadwin Gym against Princeton. The Quakers had not made a three. They were missing free throws. They were scoring less than a point a minute.