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Wagner holds off Fairfield 79-73 behind Davis, Sumbry

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) Elijah Davis scored 17 points, AJ Sumbry added 15 points and grabbed 14 rebounds and Wagner rallied in the second half and held off Fairfield 79-73 on Saturday.

Romone Saunders scored 16 points with 12 boards for the Seahawks (2-2), who trailed 43-41 at halftime.

Fairfield led by as many as five points early in the second half, but Wagner stayed close and Davis scored a go-ahead jumper in the paint to spark a 13-4 Seahawks run and a 56-47 lead at the midway mark. Fairfield rallied from 14 points down and closed to 74-70 on Neftali Alvarez's layup with 17 seconds left, but Wagner made five free throws from there to seal it.

Wagner shot 48 percent to Fairfield's 44 percent and outscored the Stags 50-30 in the paint.

Landon Taliaferro scored 27 points with six 3-pointers and Alvarez added 15 for Fairfield (1-3).

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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 Wagner 2-2 344579
home team logo Fairfield 1-3 363773
Team Stats
away team logo Wagner 2-2 65.8 PPG 40.1 RPG 11.7 APG
home team logo Fairfield 1-3 66.8 PPG 33.8 RPG 12.9 APG
Key Players
11
R. Saunders 16.5 PPG 7.2 RPG 3.6 APG 37.0 FG%
25
L. Taliaferro 12.3 PPG 2.0 RPG 1.0 APG 39.9 FG%
Top Scorers
PTS REB AST
PTS REB AST
0 FG% 0
0 3PT FG% 0
0 FT% 0
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
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