Fairfield vs Siena

Fairfield 64, Siena 54

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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Derek Needham scored a game-high 18 points helping Fairfield pull away to beat Siena 64-54 Monday night in a Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference game.

Maurice Barrow added 11 points and Amadou Sidibe had 10 for Fairfield (14-10, 6-6), which won its fourth straight.

Tied 41-41 at the 10:30 mark, Fairfield took a double digit lead, 59-45, behind an 18-4 run capped by Desmond Wade's layup with 2:34 remaining. Barrow sparked the run with consecutive baskets and scored nine points during the stretch.

Siena (6-17, 4-8) cut the lead to single digits, 60-51 with just 52 seconds left, but Fairfield made four consecutive free throws to ensure the win.

The Stags shot 46.4 percent (13 of 28) in the second half compared to the Saints' 33.3 percent (10 of 30).

O.D. Anosike led the Saints with 15 points and eight rebounds.

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Fairfield Stags
A. Sidibe, F314-82-260110
J. Mikulic, F262-110-05015
M. Gilbert, F202-81-21126
D. Wade, G363-71-24707
D. Needham, G276-104-422318
M. Barrow225-81-241311
C. Nickerson181-50-06022
S. Johnston111-30-00003
K. Matthews91-20-02022
Totals 25-629-1236111464
 40.3%75% 
Siena Saints
O. Anosike, F397-131-284415
T. Burdine, F364-82-270110
R. Poole, G383-73-45029
R. Brookins, G343-103-41349
E. Hymes, G341-72-22135
R. Audu142-60-01016
D. Martens40-30-03000
I. Silas10-00-00010
Totals 20-5411-143281654
 37%78.6% 
MAAC
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Monmouth16-224-546
St. Peters12-616-12147
Iona11-718-11114
Siena11-714-15146
Canisius10-817-12136
Fairfield9-914-13188
Rider8-1015-14203
Quinnipiac7-1110-18240
Niagara6-129-20281
Manhattan5-1310-19252
Marist4-147-22274
 
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