Iona vs St. Peter's

Iona 64, St. Peter's 40


JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) - Mike Glover scored 18 points and grabbed 11 rebounds to lead Iona to a 64-40 victory over Saint Peter's on Sunday.

Scott Machado had 15 points and eight assists for the Gaels (17-5, 9-2), who remained tied for first in the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference with Manhattan and Loyola (Md.).

After a first half that ended with Iona leading 21-15, the Gaels shot 61.3 percent (19 of 31) in the second half to take command. Glover, a 66.8 percent shooter on the season who came in ranked second in the nation, was 6 of 7 from the floor in the second half.

Saint Peter's (4-18, 3-8), which defeated Iona in last season's MAAC tournament final in their last meeting, posted its lowest point total since a 55-30 loss to Robert Morris on Nov. 13, 2010.

Darius Conley, with 13 points, was the Peacocks' only scorer in double figures.

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Iona Gaels
M. Glover, F308-112-2111318
R. Dezouvre, F214-61-25109
S. Machado, G386-81-258215
L. Jones, G331-70-01222
K. Smyth, G170-20-00020
S. Armand255-110-032112
J. Jenkins132-60-03105
T. Ridley131-30-02033
R. James60-10-01000
T. Fields20-00-00000
J. Gomez20-00-00000
Totals 27-554-632151364
St. Peter's Peacocks
D. Conley, F385-123-461213
L. Fulton, F340-70-03000
C. Prescott, G293-80-03127
Y. Raymond, G272-51-23125
B. Ffrench, G221-32-24114
C. Burke284-90-03029
B. Hall201-20-04332
M. Tucker20-00-00000
Totals 16-466-82971240
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
St. Peters14-623-13130
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