Siena vs Fordham

Fordham 81, Siena 75

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NEW YORK (AP) - Chris Gaston scored 25 points and Branden Frazier added 20 points and 10 assists as Fordham held on for an 81-75 nonconference victory over Siena on Sunday.

The Rams (3-9), who trailed 57-28 at halftime two days ago in an 88-73 loss to Connecticut, were sharp early this time, shooting 69 percent (20 of 29) in the first half.

Gaston scored 20 points as Fordham took a 47-31 halftime lead. The senior forward now has 1,514 points, ninth on the school's career list.

The Saints (2-10), in their first game since Dec. 9, rallied to shoot 60 percent (15 of 25) in the second half. They got within 63-62 with 10:04 left after consecutive 3-pointers by Rob Poole and Rakeem Brookins, but three straight Fordham baskets made it 69-62.

Poole had 21 points, Brookins 18 and O.D. Anosike 16 for Siena.

Bryan Smith added 15 points for Fordham.

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Scoreboard
Siena (2-10)314475
Fordham (3-9) «473481

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Siena Saints
O. Anosike, F406-124-960416
B. Bisping, C50-00-01000
R. Brookins, G376-114-412518
R. Poole, G367-94-620021
E. Hymes, G334-103-405214
I. Silas292-32-56146
T. Burdine90-00-00130
R. Oliver70-00-00000
D. Martens30-10-00010
R. Audu10-00-00000
Totals 25-4617-281991975
 54.3%60.7% 
Fordham Rams
C. Gaston, F3811-173-383225
R. Canty, C60-00-01030
B. Frazier, G385-88-8610320
B. Smith, G276-100-001315
J. Myers, G80-00-00020
M. Thomas293-60-14218
J. Short202-41-21205
T. Leonard172-40-05154
R. Rhoomes172-40-04154
Totals 31-5312-1432202481
 58.5%85.7% 
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

Atlantic 10
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Dayton15-324-830
VCU14-426-922
Rhode Island13-525-1031
Richmond13-522-1380
St. Bona.11-720-1291
Geo. Wash.10-820-15102
George Mason9-920-14103
La Salle9-915-15137
Davidson8-1017-1589
Fordham7-1113-19215
Saint Louis6-1212-21238
UMass4-1415-18193
Saint Josephs4-1411-20201
Duquesne3-1510-22266
 
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ARIZ 69 Final
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