Fairfield vs Pennsylvania

Fairfield 62, Penn 53

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CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) - Derek Needham scored 14 points and Fairfield held Pennsylvania to 35.8 percent (19 of 53) from the field in the Stags' 62-53 win Tuesday night in a nonconference matchup.

Maurice Barrow and Colin Nickerson posted 10 points apiece and Keith Matthews chipped in eight for Fairfield in the second round of the NIT Season Tip-Off.

Barrow gave Fairfield (2-1) its first lead, 2-0, with his game-opening layup and the Stags did not look back, extending their lead to as much as 19-8 in the first half.

Penn (1-2) cut the deficit to 33-32 in the second half but Fairfield used a 12-2 run - capped off by a Nickerson layup - to go ahead 45-35 with 10:15 left to play.

Fran Doughety led Penn with 31 points and 10 rebounds and Miles Cartwright had nine but no other Quaker managed over three points.

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Scoreboard
Fairfield (2-1) «332962
Pennsylvania (1-2)282553

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Fairfield Stags
M. Barrow, F324-92-220310
K. Matthews, F142-63-53138
J. Mikulic, F100-10-00020
D. Needham, G345-151-221314
D. Wade, G320-25-63845
C. Nickerson303-54-473210
M. Gilbert274-70-01139
A. Sidibe151-22-28154
J. Jenkins50-02-21002
S. Johnston10-00-00000
Totals 19-4719-2330152562
 40.4%82.6% 
Pennsylvania Quakers
F. Dougherty, F3613-214-5101331
H. Brooks, F140-20-04220
M. Cartwright, G322-85-64159
T. Hicks, G240-62-22322
S. Esprit, G40-00-00000
J. Lewis321-80-06102
S. Rennard201-30-05132
C. Gunter100-10-00010
P. Lucas-Perry101-10-00023
D. Nelson-Henry101-21-40023
G. Louis80-11-22011
Totals 19-5313-193892153
 35.8%68.4% 
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

Ivy League
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Princeton14-023-747
Harvard10-418-10143
Yale9-518-11128
Penn6-813-15199
Columbia5-911-16262
Brown4-1013-17285
Cornell4-108-21270
Dartmouth4-107-20305
 
Other games
MVSU 60 Final
CINCY 102
UVM 49 Final
UCONN 67
MIST 67 Final
KAN 64
AST 54 Final
MIZZ 91
CLST 47 Final
MICH 77
DUKE 75 Final
UK 68
SDCC 57 Final
SDSU 91
UCIRV 79 Final
UCLA 80