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Denver vs Iona

Iona 65, Denver 58

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NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. (AP) - Lamont Jones scored 20 points and Sean Armand added 19 in Iona's 65-58 win over Denver on Friday night in the season opener for both teams.

Jones, who also dished seven assists, made 7 of 15 shot attempts - including three 3-pointers. Jones was on the court all 40 minutes for the Gaels, who had six players see over 25 minutes of game action.

Iona led 13-6 with 11:29 left in the first half before Armand scored seven straight points for the Gaels, pushing their advantage to 20-6.

Iona increased its lead to 19, 36-17, behind a 3-pointer from Jones and entered halftime with a 40-17 lead.

Denver battled back in the second half, narrowing the gap to 59-53 with 4:44 left to play, but Jones converted another 3-pointer and made a layup on back-to-back possessions to expand Iona's lead to 11, 64-53.

Chris Udofia led Denver with 20 points.

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Denver Pioneers
C. Udofia, F367-136-765320
B. Foeman, F291-30-05103
B. Olson, G404-90-012412
R. O'Neale, G393-64-543210
C. Hallam, G346-100-143113
C. Griffin110-10-01010
J. Love70-10-00020
M. Byrd40-20-00000
Totals 21-4510-1322141358
 46.7%76.9% 
Iona Gaels
T. Ridley, F303-31-25017
C. Dennis, F261-50-01132
L. Jones, G407-153-317120
T. Bowman, G362-66-640111
S. Armand, G248-111-142419
T. Sledge283-40-07516
S. Jackson100-10-01030
D. Gomez60-00-00000
Totals 24-4511-1227151465
 53.3%91.7% 
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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-L
No. Dak. St.14-226-7
IPFW12-525-11
S. Dak. St.11-519-13
Denver9-716-15
South Dakota6-912-18
Nebraska Omaha5-917-15
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IUPUI1-146-26

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Manhattan15-525-8
Quinnipiac14-620-12
Canisius14-621-13
Siena11-920-18
Rider9-1114-17
St. Peters9-1114-17
Marist9-1112-19
Monmouth5-1511-21
Fairfield4-167-25
Niagara3-177-26
 
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