Scouting the Big Red
Cornell enters the year picked to finish sixth in the Ivy League after finishing 10-18 one year ago. The Big Red return senior and leading scorer Chris Wroblewski. Last season, he led the Ivy League in steals, ranked second in assists, and sixith in scoring. Wroblewski is a nominee for the Bob Cousy Award as the nation's top point guard for the second straight season.
Last Year Against Cornell
Last season in Ithaca, St. Bonaventure mounted a late comeback to defeat the Big Red, 56-54. Demitrius Conger recorded then career-highs of 22 points with 14 rebounds, and Andrew Nicholson booked a double-double with 19 points and 10 boards. The Bonnies overcame an 11-point second half deficit with a 13-2 run to defeat host Cornell.
Cornell Head Coach Bill Courtney
Bill Courtney enters his second year as head coach of the Big Red. In his first season at the helm, Cornell posted a 10-18 record including a 6-8 mark in Ivy League play. Courtney took over a program that had lost four starters and eight seniors — including two All-Americans and three first-team All-Ivy picks — from the 2010 NCAA Sweet 16 squad.
Thursday, November 10, 2011
St. Bonaventure Athletics Game Notes
St. Bonaventure Athletics has released its game notes for Friday's game against Cornell in Olean, N.Y. Click here to see the full notes. St. Bonaventure Athletics notes of Cornell: