Fairfield vs Manhattan

Manhattan 60, Fairfield 42

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SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) - Emmy Andujar scored 16 points and Michael Alvarado added 12 to help Manhattan defeat Fairfield 60-42 Sunday in the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference tournament semifinals.

Rhamel Brown added seven points and seven rebounds for the sixth-seeded Jaspers (14-17), who started the season 6-14 but have won eight of their last 11 including an upset of third-seeded Loyola 55-52 in the tournament quarterfinals.

Fairfield led 16-5 following a 6-0 run with 8:27 remaining in the first half. But Alvarado's three-point play on Manhattan's next possession sparked a 34-13 run that spanned both halves.

Brown capped the run with a layup as the Jaspers led 39-29 midway through the second period. The Stags never got any closer than five from there.

Manhattan shot 53.8 percent (7 of 13) in the second half, compared to 6-of-21 shooting for Fairfield (19-15), and committed just eight turnovers all game.

Maurice Borrow scored 15 for Fairfield.

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Fairfield (19-15)222042
Manhattan (14-17) «233760
 

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Fairfield Stags
M. Barrow, F305-95-621415
A. Sidibe, F201-40-05012
D. Needham, G382-100-05344
C. Nickerson, G371-53-47525
D. Wade, G221-54-41146
C. Johnson255-60-030310
M. Gilbert140-20-01020
J. Jenkins40-10-01000
S. Johnston40-00-02020
J. Mikulic40-00-00010
K. Matthews20-10-01010
M. Hyland00-00-00000
Totals 15-4312-1430102442
 34.9%85.7% 
Manhattan Jaspers
R. Colonette, F252-75-83009
R. Brown, F222-43-57027
D. Kates, G301-44-42127
M. Alvarado, G272-68-923412
M. Koita, G242-30-03015
E. Andujar317-132-352116
R. Stores190-14-41134
S. Richards150-00-01110
C. Jones60-10-00020
R. McCoy10-00-00000
A. Lacey00-10-00000
Totals 16-4026-332781660
 40%78.8% 
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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-L
Iona17-322-11
Manhattan15-525-8
Quinnipiac14-620-12
Canisius14-621-13
Siena11-920-18
Rider9-1114-17
St. Peters9-1114-17
Marist9-1112-19
Monmouth5-1511-21
Fairfield4-167-25
Niagara3-177-26
 
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