Iona vs Marshall

Marshall 82, Iona 63

  •  

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) - Damier Pitts scored 25 points and DeAndre Kane had 19 points and five steals as Marshall defeated Iona 82-63 on Sunday, ending the Gaels' seven-game winning streak.

Iona, which led the nation at 90.5 points per game coming in, turned it over 14 times leading to 17 Marshall points, and was held to just 3 of 13 from 3-point range (23.1 percent).

The Thundering Herd (6-2) trailed 30-22 with 7:34 left in the first half, and outscored Iona 18-8 over the next 6:35 for their first lead, 40-38, on Nigel Spikes' layup.

Marshall, which led 42-40 at halftime, got 13 points from Pitts and outrebounded Iona 21-6 in the second half.

Dennis Tinnon led Marshall - the nation's eighth-best rebounding team (42.3) - on the boards with 11 rebounds as the Thundering Herd won the rebounding battle 39-18.

Mike Glover led the Gaels (7-2) with 20 points.

Copyright 2017 by STATS LLC and The Associated Press. Any commercial use or distribution without the express written consent of STATS LLC and The Associated Press is strictly prohibited.
 
CBSSports Facebook Google Plus
COMMENTS
Conversation powered by Livefyre
Scoreboard
Iona (7-2)402363
Marshall (6-2) «424082

Related Video

 

CBSSports Shop

Men's Nike White Villanova Wildcats 2016 NCAA Men's Basketball National Champions Locker Room T-Shirt

Villanova Wildcats 2016 National Champs
Get the Locker Room Gear!
Shop Now

Iona Gaels
M. Glover, F399-102-260520
T. Ridley, F223-62-32028
S. Machado, G364-102-218412
L. Jones, G326-120-021213
K. Smyth, G180-10-01330
J. Jenkins140-20-01000
R. Dezouvre131-12-22224
R. James121-12-21034
S. Armand101-40-00012
T. Fields40-00-10000
J. Gomez00-00-00000
Totals 25-4710-1218142263
 53.2%83.3% 
Marshall Thundering Herd
D. Tinnon, F261-32-211044
D. Kane, G367-124-735119
D. Pitts, G349-173-535225
J. Coleman, G205-80-001211
S. Johnson, G201-55-70207
R. Goff233-71-25047
N. Spikes182-32-37036
D. Pena161-30-01003
J. Hanner40-00-03010
Y. Mbao30-00-01010
C. Martin00-00-00000
Totals 29-5817-2639131882
 50%65.4% 
MAAC
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Monmouth18-227-749
St. Peters14-623-13130
Iona12-822-1388
Siena12-817-17126
Fairfield11-916-15180
Rider10-1018-15197
Canisius10-1018-16167
Quinnipiac7-1310-21272
Niagara6-1410-23275
Manhattan5-1510-22263
Marist5-158-24276

Conference USA
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Middle Tenn.17-131-535
La. Tech14-423-10117
Old Dominion12-619-12136
UTEP12-615-17222
Rice11-723-12168
Marshall10-820-15112
UAB9-917-16198
Western Ky.9-915-17226
UT-San Antonio8-1014-19264
Charlotte7-1113-17243
FAU6-1210-20282
So. Miss6-129-22331
FIU3-157-24337
North Texas2-168-22339
 
Other games
MRST 76 Final
Memphis 72
Detroit 54 Final
Alabama 62
COPS 63 Final
Illinois 80