HANOVER, N.H. -- Alex Mitola scored 21 points to lead Dartmouth to a 64-58 victory over Columbia in each team's regular-season finale Saturday night.
Mitola hit 4 of 6 3-pointers for Dartmouth (9-19, 5-9 Ivy League), which also beat Columbia 60-57 on Feb. 8. Gabas Maldunas, who scored a career-high 28 in the team's win over Cornell Friday, added 16 points and nine rebounds Saturday. Connor Boehm had 12 points off the bench.
Columbia (12-16, 4-10) led 33-27 at the intermission, but Dartmouth opened the second half with an 11-2 run. After four lead changes, a 6-0 run put the Big Green up 57-52 with 1:47 left and they finished with seven free throws to clinch victory.
Dartmouth shot 54.3 percent (19 of 35) to Columbia's 34.1 percent (15 of 44).
Florida State's student government has passed a resolution discouraging Seminoles fans from wearing Native American headdresses at games.
The second annual Gavitt Tipoff Games, eight games between members of the Big East and Big Ten to be played Nov. 14-18, will feature Villanova at Purdue in the opener.
Michael Lewis is leaving his assistant coaching job at Butler to take the same position at Nebraska under Tim Miles.