(CBS)–Patrick Steeves scored 18 points, Zena Edosomwan added 17 and grabbed 15 rebounds, and Harvard rallied to beat Howard 69-61 on Saturday in its final non-conference game of the season.
Corbin Miller scored 15 points on 5 of 12 3-pointers, Tommy McCarthy added 13 points, and the Crimson (9-8) outrebounded the Bison 45-28 and shot a season-high 12 of 23 from long distance.
Trailing 27-26 at halftime, Miller tied it at 33 with a 3-pointer and Harvard pulled ahead on an 8-2 run.
Howard’s Keon Hill tied it at 47 with a 3 with 8:05 to go, but Harvard pulled away on an 11-3 run in which Steeves hit two 3-pointers. The Crimson led 63-50 with 3:29 left and the Bison couldn’t catch up
Damon Collins and Dalique Mingo scored 14 apiece for Howard (8-10), Marcel Boyd had 13 and Hill 10.