Iona vs Vermont

Iona 73, Vermont 72

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BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) - Michael Glover and Lamount Jones scored 16 points each to lead Iona past Vermont 73-72 on Saturday.

The Gaels (9-2) went 15 of 16 from the free-throw line, including a 6-of-6 effort from Scott Machado and 4 of 4 by Jones. Vermont shot 70 percent from the line (7 of 10).

Brandon Bald's 3 for Vermont tied it at 68-68 with 3:34 to play. Iona (8-2) then got a layup from Glover and a 3 from Jones to go up 73-68 with 2:07 remaining.

From there, the Catamounts (4-6) went 2 of 5 the rest of the way, including Sandro Carissimo's jumper with 47 seconds left for the final margin.

Vermont lost its fifth straight game despite holding the nation's second-highest scoring team to more than 13 points under its average (87.5 points per game coming in).

Four McGlynn led Vermont with 19 points.

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Iona Gaels
M. Glover, F367-92-370116
T. Ridley, F143-40-03036
L. Jones, G385-174-474116
S. Machado, G374-86-646214
S. Armand, G314-130-043110
R. Dezouvre243-72-24028
R. James131-21-11023
J. Jenkins70-10-01000
Totals 27-6115-1637131273
 44.3%93.8% 
Vermont Catamounts
B. Voelkel, F363-61-17827
M. Glass, F305-130-061114
L. Apfeld, F246-102-222314
S. Carissimo, G332-50-02215
B. Bald, G304-91-230311
F. McGlynn277-123-520219
J. Elbaum101-10-01202
P. Bergmann60-10-01010
C. Rugg40-10-00010
Totals 28-587-1027151472
 48.3%70% 
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UMass Lowell7-911-18261
Binghamton5-118-22299
Hartford4-1210-23292
Maine4-128-22314
UMBC3-137-24339
 
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