Princeton opens with 67-50 win over Florida A&M

PRINCETON, N.J. -- Denton Koon had 17 points and a career-high 11 rebounds for his first career double-double as Princeton topped Florida A&M 67-50 on Sunday.

Princeton (1-0) held Florida A&M to under 33 percent shooting from the field and Florida A&M was just 1-of-11 on 3-pointers.

Princeton shot 12-of-31 from behind the 3-point arc. Jimmy Sherburne had 13 points for the Tigers, while Will Barrett added 12 and Hans Brase led Princeton with 10 rebounds.

The Tigers never trailed, breaking an early tie with 10 straight points and then never relinquishing their lead. Princeton has now won 13 of its last 17 games dating back to last season.

Florida A&M (0-2) is coming off an 8-23 season and has now lost 19 of its past 23 games dating back to last year.