NCAAB Game Recap - Fairfield at Niagara
Fri Jan 3, 2020 7:00 PM EST

Wisc
61
OhSt
57
F
(N/A)
61
NCAT
123
F
UCF
63
Hou
78
F
Del
55
Drex
61
F
Manh
71
Canis
67
F
Monm
72
Sien
75
F
WriSt
96
Oakl
69
F
Fairf
66
Niag
75
F
Quin
63
Maris
58
F
StPet
75
Iona
74
F
NoKY
58
Detr
66
F
Toled
57
Ball
61
F
IUPUI
74
WIMil
78
F
IL-C
71
WIGB
85
F
Rut
79
Nebras
62
F
Temp
44
Tuls
70
F
GTown
62
Seton
78
F
Kent
79
BGSU
61
F
(N/A)
52
CS-Ful
103
F
Vangu
82
CAPoly
85
F
(N/A)
41
UCDav
101
F

Jan 3, 2020, 7:00 PM EST

Final

1

2

T

Fairfield (4-8)

28

38

66

Niagara (3-9)

34

41

75

Towns scores 18 to carry Niagara over Fairfield 75-66
Fri Jan 3, 2020 10:18 PM

LEWISTON, N.Y. (AP) James Towns came off the bench to score 18 points to lift Niagara to a 75-66 win over Fairfield on Friday night.

Both teams were playing their first Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference game of the season.

Raheem Solomon had 15 points for Niagara (3-9), which snapped its four-game losing streak. Greg Kuakumensah added 14 points. Marcus Hammond had 13 points for the home team.

Wassef Methnani had 16 points for the Stags (4-8). Vincent Eze added 16 points and seven rebounds. Chris Maidoh had seven rebounds.

Landon Taliaferro, whose 16 points per game heading into the contest led the Stags, had only three points on 1-of-13 shooting.

Niagara plays Manhattan at home on Sunday. Fairfield matches up against Canisius on the road on Sunday.

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Leaders

Fairfield PTS +/- AST REB ST BLK
C. Whipple 0 0 1 1 0 0
K. Senghore-Peterson 0 0 0 6 0 0
Niagara PTS +/- AST REB ST BLK
D. Thomas 0 0 1 0 1 0
S. Brown 0 0 0 0 1 0

Team Comparison

Fairf Niag
Points For 66 75
Field Goals 27/60-45% 28/52-54%
Three Pointers 4/14-29% 9/20-45%
Free Throws 8/17-47% 10/13-77%
Offensive Rebounds 20 6
Defensive Rebounds 19 18
Rebounds 40 25
Blocks 2 0
Steals 2 8
Turnovers 16 10
Personal Fouls 16 15
Technical Fouls 1 1
Ejections 0 0

2019-2020 Regular Season - Niag Leads Series 1-0

Date Result Away Pts Ldr Home Pts Ldr
Fri Jan 3 Fairf 66 @ Niag 75 A. Jeanne-Rose 1 S. Levnaic 4

Game Information

Stadium: Gallagher Center, Niagara, New York
Attendance: 1,115
Game Time: