Scores

Final

Canisius 87

(10-7, 3-3 MAAC)

Iona 97

(11-6, 5-1 MAAC)

2:00 PM ET, January 13, 2013

Hynes Athletics Center, New Rochelle, New York

1 2 T
CAN 49 3887
IONA 47 5097

Top Performers

Canisius: B. Baron 20 Pts, 5 Reb, 11 Ast, 1 Stl

Iona: S. Armand 32 Pts, 5 Reb, 3 Ast, 1 Stl, 2 Blk

Iona 97, Canisius 87

Associated Press

NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. -- Sean Armand matched his career high with 32 points as Iona pulled away from Canisius 97-87 Sunday for its fifth straight win.

Armand, who came in ranked No. 5 in the nation with 59 made 3-pointers, was 9 of 15 from long range to surpass 200 career treys. The Gaels (11-6, 5-1 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference) made 16 of 33 3-ponters.

Iona's Tre Bowman added a career-high 24 points.

The Gaels, who trailed by seven in the first half, opened the second with an 8-0 run to lead 55-49.

The Golden Griffins (10-7, 3-3) pulled ahead 58-57, but A.J. English and Armand hit back-to-back 3-pointers. After Reggie Groves' 3-pointer got Canisius within two, David Laury scored five straight points to spark an 8-0 Iona run.

Harold Washington scored a season-high 26 and Billy Baron had 20 points and 11 assists for the Golden Griffins, who have lost four of five.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
CAN
IONA
Points 87 97
FG Made-Attempted 32-64 (.500) 35-65 (.538)
3P Made-Attempted 12-28 (.429) 16-33 (.485)
FT Made-Attempted 11-13 (.846) 11-18 (.611)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 16 (0/0) 15 (0/0)
Largest Lead 7 16

2012-13 Season

DATEGAMELINKS
» Jan 13, 2013 @IONA 97, CAN 87Recap
Feb 2, 2013 @CAN 77, IONA 74Recap
Mar 9, 2013 @IONA 89, CAN 85Recap