Iona vs Manhattan

Andujar powers Manhattan past Iona 80-77 in OT


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RIVERDALE, N.Y. (AP) Emmy Andujar had a career-high 28 points with key plays at the end of regulation and during overtime to power Manhattan past Iona 80-77 on Friday night.

With 3:32 left in overtime and the score tied at 73, Andujar stole a crosscourt pass and took it all the way for a three-point play, giving Manhattan (21-7, 14-5 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference) the lead for good.

The teams traded baskets, and then Andujar scored on a baseline drive with 22 seconds left to put the Jaspers up 80-75 with 22 seconds left. He also forced overtime with a block of Tre Bowman's driving layup with 6 seconds left in regulation.

With 13 second-half points and 23 overall, Bowman helped Iona (19-9, 16-3) storm back into contention.

A.J. English made a jumper with 5:48 to play to give the Gaels a 65-63 lead, their first since at 24-23 in the first half.

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MAAC
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Monmouth18-227-749
St. Peters14-623-13130
Iona12-822-1388
Siena12-817-17126
Fairfield11-916-15180
Rider10-1018-15197
Canisius10-1018-16167
Quinnipiac7-1310-21272
Niagara6-1410-23275
Manhattan5-1510-22263
Marist5-158-24276