In Return from Finals Break, Men's Hoops Tops Kean 84-54
|Game 15: Princeton vs. Kean
Sunday, Jan. 26, 2014
Box Score | Highlights | Game Replay
|Princeton scored 19 of the game's first 21 points as the Tigers routed Kean 84-54 to get their feet back under them after a two-week layoff for first-semester final exams
The Tigers got out to a 19-2 lead while Kean started just 1-15 from the field. Princeton never led by fewer than 11 after that point, last at 40-29 less than two minutes into the second half. From there, Princeton went on an 18-2 run to break open a 27-point lead that grew to as large as 33 in the game's final minutes.
Princeton used 16 players and 14 of them scored, led by Spencer Weisz, Will Barrett and Hans Brase with 15 points apiece.
|Kean||Ali Mix (13)
||Xavier Fuller (8)
||Michael Burton (4)
||6 tied at 1
||Tim Steward (1)
|Princeton||3 tied at 15
||Hans Brase (6)
||3 tied at 4
||Chris Clement (3)
||Will Barrett (2)
||Will Barrett (5)
|43: Princeton tied a program record for 3-point tries in a game with 43, making 17. The total is a program record for a regulation game, as the only other time Princeton tried 43 was in an OT loss against Western Illinois on Dec. 4, 1998. Will Barrett led the team in both makes and tries, going 5 for 8.
|T.J. Bray hit a 3-pointer with 16:50 to go to make it 47-29 Princeton after Kean had pulled within 11 points. It was part of an 18-2 run that put the game away for Princeton.
• T.J. Bray had three assists to move past head coach Mitch Henderson into fifth place on the school's career assist list, a stat kept since the 1974-75 season. Bray now has 306 career assists, three behind former teammate Ian Hummer '13 at 308.
|Princeton and Harvard will meet Friday in Massachusetts. The Crimson swept Dartmouth Saturday to open league play 2-0.