Liberty vs Iona

Iona 87, Liberty 69

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NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. (AP) - Lamont Jones scored 24 points and Sean Armand added 23 as Iona defeated Liberty 87-69 Tuesday night.

The Gaels (5-4) had two others in double figures, with A.J. English scoring 17 points and Tre Bowman 13. They also rained 3-pointers on Liberty (1-10) throughout the night.

Iona made 18 of 41 attempts from beyond the arc, while Liberty was 7 for 20 on treys. All but two of Armand's 23 points came on 3-point baskets as he hit 7 of 14 shots from long range. Jones made 9 of 13 shots overall, including 3 of 6 3-point attempts. Bowman added two more treys.

Leading 43-37 at the break, Iona opened the second half with a 21-8 run for a 64-45 lead. At one point, Jones scored 11 straight Iona points and the Gaels never trailed after.

John Caleb Sanders led Liberty with 16 points.

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J. Coronado, F255-101-2140211
T. Gielo, F252-80-04104
D. Marshall, G322-93-41529
J. Sanders, G315-94-1053416
C. Roberts, G213-40-01217
T. Speaks182-75-62019
A. Smith120-10-01100
C. Donley113-50-00008
S. Ogukwe111-22-45024
K. Assinesi80-10-00100
J. Vander Pol60-11-22011
Totals 23-5716-2838131369
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S. Armand, F387-172-294123
S. Jackson, F260-21-24021
A. English, G285-92-273317
L. Jones, G289-133-375324
T. Sledge, G243-90-21306
T. Bowman254-83-422213
C. Dennis110-40-03020
N. Moikobu81-30-02003
D. Gomez50-00-00300
T. Ridley50-00-02150
D. Anderson20-00-01020
Totals 29-6511-1542212087
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