Fairfield vs Canisius

Fairfield 66, Canisius 45

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BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) - Maurice Barrow hit 9 of 13 from the field and led Fairfield with a career-high 21 points as the Stags avenged a loss to Canisius earlier this year and extended their winning streak to six with a 66-45 win in Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference action Thursday night.

Fairfield (10-5, 2-1) fell to the Griffins (9-5, 2-1) 67-55 on Dec. 7 but have won every game since. The Stags have also won their last five road games.

The loss snapped Canisius' six-game home winning streak.

Canisius entered ranked second in the country with 9.7 3-pointers per game but hit just 3 of 15 Thursday.

Barrow helped Fairfield hit 47.9 percent (23 of 48) from the floor. Chris Manhertz scored 11 points with 13 rebounds for his fifth career double-double.

Canisius went without a field goal until Bill Baron's 3-pointer over 5 minutes into the game, ending an 11-point Fairfield run.

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Fairfield Stags
M. Gilbert, F180-21-23011
K. Matthews, F134-51-34049
A. Sidibe, F131-30-01032
D. Needham, G304-70-073310
C. Nickerson, G291-23-56445
M. Barrow289-133-411121
D. Wade261-62-31324
J. Mikulic223-82-24148
J. Jenkins120-24-41004
C. Johnson60-02-21032
S. Johnston30-00-00100
Totals 23-4818-2534132566
 47.9%72% 
Canisius Golden Griffins
J. Heath, F300-41-34021
C. Manhertz, F305-81-3130411
B. Baron, G333-86-941314
H. Washington, G331-63-42245
I. Sosa, G290-83-43133
R. Groves221-50-24233
J. Heath93-50-01036
F. Asprilla70-00-20010
T. Edwards41-20-00002
A. Hymes30-00-02000
Totals 14-4614-273462345
 30.4%51.9% 
MAAC
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Monmouth17-225-545
St. Peters13-617-12146
Iona12-719-11110
Siena11-814-16142
Canisius10-917-13134
Fairfield10-915-13189
Rider9-1016-14203
Quinnipiac7-1210-19251
Niagara6-139-21277
Marist5-148-22269
Manhattan5-1510-21258
 
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