By Harry Allison
Jordan Dingle had 27 points in Penn’s 89-79 victory over Dartmouth at the Palestra.
Dingle added three steals for the Quakers (17-11, 9-4 Ivy League). Max Martz scored 18 points while going 7 of 11 (2 for 4 from distance). Clark Slajchert was 5 of 8 shooting, including 2 for 4 from distance, and went 5 for 5 from the line to finish with 17 points. It was the eighth straight victory for the Quakers.
Dame Adelekun paced the Big Green (9-18, 5-8) with 24 points, nine rebounds and five assists. Dusan Neskovic added 12 points for Dartmouth. Cam Krystowiak also had 11 points.
Penn improved to 9-4 in Ivy League play and remained tied atop the Ivy standings with Princeton, a 58-56 winner at Harvard, and Yale.
The Quakers and Tigers play next Saturday, with the winner earning at least a share of the regular-season title.
Yale also is 9-4 after a 76-58 win over Cornell, and the Bulldogs have a trip to Brown next Saturday.