Canisius vs Iona

Iona 97, Canisius 87

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NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. (AP) - Sean Armand matched his career high with 32 points as Iona pulled away from Canisius 97-87 Sunday for its fifth straight win.

Armand, who came in ranked No. 5 in the nation with 59 made 3-pointers, was 9 of 15 from long range to surpass 200 career treys. The Gaels (11-6, 5-1 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference) made 16 of 33 3-ponters.

Iona's Tre Bowman added a career-high 24 points.

The Gaels, who trailed by seven in the first half, opened the second with an 8-0 run to lead 55-49.

The Golden Griffins (10-7, 3-3) pulled ahead 58-57, but A.J. English and Armand hit back-to-back 3-pointers. After Reggie Groves' 3-pointer got Canisius within two, David Laury scored five straight points to spark an 8-0 Iona run.

Harold Washington scored a season-high 26 and Billy Baron had 20 points and 11 assists for the Golden Griffins, who have lost four of five.

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Canisius Golden Griffins
C. Manhertz, F313-31-114027
J. Heath, F275-92-241313
B. Baron, G388-160-0511220
H. Washington, G378-147-824226
I. Sosa, G333-120-12229
R. Groves142-50-01225
J. Heath142-31-10035
F. Asprilla61-20-04002
Totals 32-6411-1333201687
 50%84.6% 
Iona Gaels
T. Ridley, F233-51-25428
S. Armand, G3611-181-153432
D. Laury, G266-91-490313
L. Jones, G252-92-32547
T. Sledge, G190-10-01300
T. Bowman328-136-662124
A. English194-70-201010
D. Gomez171-20-01503
N. Moikobu20-00-01000
C. Dennis10-10-00010
Totals 35-6511-1833231597
 53.8%61.1% 
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Manhattan9-1113-18228
Canisius8-1214-19221
Rider8-1213-20242
Quinnipiac6-149-21297
Niagara5-157-25316
Marist4-167-23318
 
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