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Hinckson leads Manhattan past Fairfield in MAAC tourney

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) Christian Hinckson completed a 3-point play with just over a minute remaining to give Manhattan enough of a cushion to hold off Fairfield 57-53 in the first round of the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference Tourney on Thursday night.

Hinckson finished with 16 points for Manhattan (11-20) which advances to play No. 2 seed Canisius on Friday.

Warren Williams had 10 points for Manhattan.

Neftali Alvarez had 18 points for the Stags (9-22). Landon Taliaferro added 12 points.

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Key Players
J. Kasibabu
N. Mack
24.7 Min. Per Game 24.7
5.7 Pts. Per Game 5.7
2.6 Ast. Per Game 2.6
1.4 Reb. Per Game 1.4
58.9 Field Goal % 37.8
30.4 Three Point % 35.3
68.4 Free Throw % 87.8
  Lost ball turnover on Taj Benning, stolen by Nehemiah Mack 4.0
+ 1 Samir Stewart made 2nd of 2 free throws 10.0
+ 1 Samir Stewart made 1st of 2 free throws 10.0
  Personal foul on Taj Benning 10.0
  Personal foul on Jonathan Kasibabu 16.0
  Defensive rebound by Ebube Ebube 15.0
  Jonathan Kasibabu missed alley-oop shot 17.0
  Defensive rebound by Neftali Alvarez 22.0
  Christian Hinckson missed turnaround jump shot 24.0
+ 1 Landon Taliaferro made 2nd of 2 free throws 54.0
+ 1 Landon Taliaferro made 1st of 2 free throws 54.0
Team Stats
Points 53 57
Field Goals 18-44 (40.9%) 17-44 (38.6%)
3-Pointers 7-15 (46.7%) 4-21 (19.0%)
Free Throws 10-16 (62.5%) 19-24 (79.2%)
Total Rebounds 30 27
Offensive 9 6
Defensive 18 19
Team 3 2
Assists 7 8
Steals 3 7
Blocks 4 2
Turnovers 13 9
Fouls 19 18
Technicals 0 0
18 PTS, 5 REB, 1 AST
16 PTS, 2 REB
12T
away team logo Fairfield 9-22 332053
home team logo Manhattan 11-20 302757
Team Stats
away team logo Fairfield 9-22 66.8 PPG 33.8 RPG 12.9 APG
home team logo Manhattan 11-20 57.3 PPG 34.2 RPG 11.3 APG
Key Players
0
N. Alvarez G 11.5 PPG 3.7 RPG 3.3 APG 41.4 FG%
12
C. Hinckson G 3.6 PPG 2.7 RPG 1.0 APG 35.9 FG%
Top Scorers
N. Alvarez G 18 PTS 5 REB 1 AST
C. Hinckson G 16 PTS 2 REB 0 AST
40.9 FG% 38.6
46.7 3PT FG% 19.0
62.5 FT% 79.2
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
N. Alvarez 18 5 1 7/14 3/6 1/2 1 40 0 0 5 0 5
L. Taliaferro 12 2 2 3/6 2/5 4/6 1 40 1 2 2 1 1
J. Kasibabu 8 6 1 3/6 0/0 2/2 4 29 0 1 2 5 1
M. Milin 7 5 0 2/6 1/2 2/4 3 19 0 0 1 2 3
T. Benning 3 4 3 1/6 0/1 1/2 4 40 0 0 1 0 4
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
N. Alvarez 18 5 1 7/14 3/6 1/2 1 40 0 0 5 0 5
L. Taliaferro 12 2 2 3/6 2/5 4/6 1 40 1 2 2 1 1
J. Kasibabu 8 6 1 3/6 0/0 2/2 4 29 0 1 2 5 1
M. Milin 7 5 0 2/6 1/2 2/4 3 19 0 0 1 2 3
T. Benning 3 4 3 1/6 0/1 1/2 4 40 0 0 1 0 4
Bench PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
W. Methnani 5 3 0 2/3 1/1 0/0 3 20 2 1 0 0 3
J. Cruz 0 2 0 0/3 0/0 0/0 2 12 0 0 2 1 1
T. Nolan - - - - - - - - - - - - -
O. El-Sheikh - - - - - - - - - - - - -
A. Kavaliauskas - - - - - - - - - - - - -
K. Senghore-Peterson - - - - - - - - - - - - -
F. Lemetti - - - - - - - - - - - - -
C. Whipple - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Total 53 27 7 18/44 7/15 10/16 19 200 3 4 13 9 18
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
C. Hinckson 16 2 0 5/8 1/3 5/5 1 26 0 0 0 0 2
W. Williams 10 4 1 2/4 0/0 6/8 4 14 1 0 3 1 3
S. Stewart 8 2 1 2/9 2/7 2/2 1 32 2 0 0 0 2
T. Reynolds 3 1 0 1/3 1/3 0/0 2 19 1 1 0 0 1
N. Mack 2 3 2 1/3 0/2 0/0 1 23 1 0 2 0 3
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
C. Hinckson 16 2 0 5/8 1/3 5/5 1 26 0 0 0 0 2
W. Williams 10 4 1 2/4 0/0 6/8 4 14 1 0 3 1 3
S. Stewart 8 2 1 2/9 2/7 2/2 1 32 2 0 0 0 2
T. Reynolds 3 1 0 1/3 1/3 0/0 2 19 1 1 0 0 1
N. Mack 2 3 2 1/3 0/2 0/0 1 23 1 0 2 0 3
Bench PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
E. Ebube 7 6 2 2/5 0/3 3/4 3 26 0 1 0 2 4
T. Capuano 4 1 0 2/3 0/1 0/0 1 14 0 0 0 0 1
T. Greene 3 2 0 0/3 0/2 3/4 4 22 0 0 2 2 0
S. Usilo 2 3 1 1/3 0/0 0/1 1 15 2 0 2 1 2
E. Buchanan 2 1 1 1/3 0/0 0/0 0 9 0 0 0 0 1
I. Diallo - - - - - - - - - - - - -
M. Maloney - - - - - - - - - - - - -
E. Lasko - - - - - - - - - - - - -
P. Paulicap - - - - - - - - - - - - -
J. Boyce - - - - - - - - - - - - -
M. Glassman - - - - - - - - - - - - -
K. Salis - - - - - - - - - - - - -
D. Schreier - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Total 57 25 8 17/44 4/21 19/24 18 200 7 2 9 6 19