ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. -- Devin Cannady scored 22 points with six 3-pointers, including a go-ahead 3 with 1:31 left, and Princeton rallied to beat Iona 85-81 on Saturday at the Air Force Reserve Hall of Fame Boardwalk Classic.
Princeton hit three straight 3s amid a 16-5 run and tied it at 68 on Morales' layup. The lead traded hands until Cannady's go-ahead 3 sparked an 8-0 run for an 83-77 lead with 16 seconds left. Iona's Rickey McGill made a layup before Cannady's free throws put the Tigers up by six with eight seconds to go.
Myles Stephens scored 10 for the Tigers, who are 7-0 all-time against Iona.
E.J Crawford scored 21 points with a career-high five 3s to lead five teammates in double-figure scoring for the Gaels (2-7), who have lost five straight. Iona last played Princeton 11 seasons ago.