Fairfield vs Lehigh

Lehigh 82, Fairfield 67

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BETHLEHEM, Pa. (AP) - C.J. McCollum scored 35 points to lead Lehigh to an 82-67 victory over Fairfield on Monday night.

The senior guard made 12 of 21 shots, including 5 of 7 from 3-point range, coming up one point shy of the 36 he scored in a season-opening loss to Baylor for the Mountain Hawks (2-2).

McCollum scored 21 of his points in the first half, including three consecutive 3-pointers that enabled Lehigh to turn an early 10-7 lead by the Stags (2-2) into a 16-10 Mountain Hawks advantage.

Lehigh led 40-30 at the half and never by fewer than nine after that.

Gabe Knutson added 17 points and Holden Greiner 11 rebounds for Lehigh, which is hosting a consolation bracket of the NIT Season Tip-Off. Mackey McKnight added seven assists.

Keith Matthews scored 17 points and grabbed 10 rebounds to pace Fairfield.

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Fairfield Stags
K. Matthews, F366-114-7101217
M. Barrow, F153-92-20038
J. Mikulic, F153-52-22119
D. Needham, G323-121-23349
D. Wade, G321-70-041113
C. Nickerson273-60-02236
A. Sidibe224-51-26249
M. Gilbert141-22-41004
J. Jenkins70-12-20012
Totals 24-5814-2132201967
 41.4%66.7% 
Lehigh Mountain Hawks
H. Greiner, F321-54-411227
G. Knutson, F304-88-1050317
C. McCollum, G3412-216-862235
M. McKnight, G302-53-41718
A. D'Orazio, G161-10-01043
C. Schaefer212-40-04305
C. Baltimore192-21-12055
S. Cvrkalj150-30-00120
D. Carter10-00-01000
J. Goldsborough11-20-00002
C. Goodman10-00-00100
Totals 25-5122-2735161982
 49%81.5% 
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St. Peters8-1216-18233
Siena7-1311-20268
Niagara7-138-22285
Fairfield5-157-24299
Marist5-157-25317

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Boston U.9-913-17198
American8-1017-16136
Holy Cross8-1014-16200
Navy8-1013-19252
Loyola-Md.7-1111-19270
Army6-1215-15235
 
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