NCAAB Game Recap - Niagara at Iona
Sun Jan 12, 2020 1:00 PM EST

MSU
42
Purd
71
F
Mich
67
Minn
75
F
Mem
68
SoFL
64
F
WichSt
89
UConn
86
F(2OT)
Ariz
65
OrSt
82
F
Utah
52
Colora
91
F
Canis
72
StPet
68
F
Niag
70
Iona
69
F
Monm
70
Quin
84
F
NoKY
96
IUPUI
71
F
(N/A)
58
Yale
108
F
Rider
69
Maris
52
F
Sien
69
Manh
81
F
WriSt
72
IL-C
76
F
Pitt
58
Mia-FL
66
F

Niagara 70, Iona 69

Jan 12, 2020, 1:00 PM EST

Final

1

2

T

Niagara (4-11)

26

44

70

Iona (3-8)

30

39

69

Niagara's 15 3-pointers sinks Iona 70-69
Sun Jan 12, 2020 5:39 PM

NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. (AP) Marcus Hammond scored 20 points and Raheem Solomon scored 17 with a career-high 10 rebounds and Niagara beat Iona 70-69 on Sunday.

Solomon made a 3-pointer with 4:08 left to put Niagara up 67-65. Neither team scored during a two-minute stretch until Isaiah Washington made two foul shots to tie it. Nicholas Kratholm's layup with 46.2 seconds left gave Niagara (4-11, 2-2 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference) the lead for good.

Ben Perez missed a 3 for the Gaels (3-8, 1-3) with 32 seconds to go before Justin Roberts made 1 of 2 from the foul line with 24 seconds remaining. Washington scored on a layup with 12 seconds left, but Iona failed to foul and Niagara was able to run out the clock.

Roberts added 18 points for Niagara, which finished 15-of-26 shooting from 3-point range; a season high. Solomon made all five of 3-point attempts.

E.J. Crawford led Iona with 22 points, Agee scored 20 with a career-high 17 rebounds, Washington and Isaiah Ross scored 12 apiece.

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Leaders

Niagara PTS +/- AST REB ST BLK
S. Brown 0 0 2 2 2 1
S. Levnaic 0 0 1 1 1 1
Iona PTS +/- AST REB ST BLK
A. Gist 0 0 5 0 0 0
A. Ristanovic 0 0 0 4 0 1

Team Comparison

Niag Iona
Points For 70 69
Field Goals 24/61-39% 25/63-40%
Three Pointers 15/26-58% 10/29-34%
Free Throws 7/10-70% 9/14-64%
Offensive Rebounds 9 14
Defensive Rebounds 26 31
Rebounds 37 47
Blocks 4 9
Steals 7 3
Turnovers 11 14
Personal Fouls 16 14
Technical Fouls 1 0
Ejections 0 0

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

Date Result Away Pts Ldr Home Pts Ldr
Sun Jan 12 Niag 70 @ Iona 69 N. Kratholm 2 B. Perez 3

Game Information

Stadium: Hynes Athletics Center, New Rochelle, New York
Attendance: 1,317
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