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Iona rallies past Fairleigh Dickinson 82-75 behind Svandrlik

NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. (AP) Jan Svandrlik set career highs with 27 points and six 3-pointers, and Iona rallied to beat Fairleigh Dickinson 82-75 on Saturday in its home opener.

Schadrac Casimir added 21 points, TK Edogi had 12 with eight rebounds, and Rickey McGill scored 11 with a career-high 12 rebounds for the Gaels (3-4), who made 26 of 33 free throws - including 11 in the final 1:09.

Iona rallied to a 60-54 second-half lead on Casimir's three straight 3-pointers amid an 11-0 run, but FDU closed to 62-61 on Mike Holloway Jr.'s layup. Svandrlik's 3 and McGill's layup gave the Gaels a 71-68 edge. The Knights closed to 76-73 on Jahlil Jenkins' back-to-back layups with 23 seconds left, but McGill, Svandrlik and Casimir combined for six free throws down the stretch.

Darian Anderson hit a go-ahead 3-pointer to spark a 12-3 run and the Knights led 42-31 at halftime behind Caleb Bishop's 14 points on 7-of-8 shooting.

Noah Morgan scored 16 points with 10 rebounds, Bishop had 14 points, and Anderson and Darnell Edge added 11 apiece for the Knights (3-5), who have lost four straight on the road.

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Key Players
Min. Per Game
Pts. Per Game
Ast. Per Game
Reb. Per Game
Field Goal %
Three Point %
Free Throw %
Team Stats
Points 0 0
Field Goals 0-0 (0.0%) 0-0 (0.0%)
3-Pointers 0-0 (0.0%) 0-0 (0.0%)
Free Throws 0-0 (0.0%) 0-0 (0.0%)
Total Rebounds 0 0
Offensive 0 0
Defensive 0 0
Team 0 0
Assists 0 0
Steals 0 0
Blocks 0 0
Turnovers 0 0
Fouls 0 0
Technicals 0 0
12T
away team logo F. Dickinson 3-5 423375
home team logo Iona 3-4 315182
Team Stats
away team logo F. Dickinson 3-5 74.9 PPG 36.4 RPG 13.9 APG
home team logo Iona 3-4 76.7 PPG 37.5 RPG 13.1 APG
Key Players
1
D. Edge 16.6 PPG 3.5 RPG 2.4 APG 47.3 FG%
2
E. Crawford 17.7 PPG 5.1 RPG 1.8 APG 50.4 FG%
Top Scorers
PTS REB AST
PTS REB AST
0 FG% 0
0 3PT FG% 0
0 FT% 0
Starters
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Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Bench
Bench PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Starters
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Starters
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Bench
Bench PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB