Scores

Final

Fairfield 42

(19-15, 9-9 MAAC)

Manhattan 60

(14-17, 9-9 MAAC)

    Coverage: ESPN3

    4:30 PM ET, March 10, 2013

    MassMutual Center, Springfield, Massachusetts

    1 2 T
    FAIR 22 2042
    MAN 23 3760

    Top Performers

    Fairfield: C. Johnson 10 Pts, 3 Reb, 2 Stl, 1 Blk

    Manhattan: E. Andujar 16 Pts, 5 Reb, 2 Ast, 3 Stl

    Manhattan 60, Fairfield 42

    Associated Press

    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. -- Emmy Andujar scored 16 points and Michael Alvarado added 12 to help Manhattan defeat Fairfield 60-42 Sunday in the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference tournament semifinals.

    Rhamel Brown added seven points and seven rebounds for the sixth-seeded Jaspers (14-17), who started the season 6-14 but have won eight of their last 11 including an upset of third-seeded Loyola 55-52 in the tournament quarterfinals.

    Fairfield led 16-5 following a 6-0 run with 8:27 remaining in the first half. But Alvarado's three-point play on Manhattan's next possession sparked a 34-13 run that spanned both halves.

    Brown capped the run with a layup as the Jaspers led 39-29 midway through the second period. The Stags never got any closer than five from there.

    Manhattan shot 53.8 percent (7 of 13) in the second half, compared to 6-of-21 shooting for Fairfield (19-15), and committed just eight turnovers all game.

    Maurice Borrow scored 15 for Fairfield.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    FAIR
    MAN
    Points 42 60
    FG Made-Attempted 15-43 (.349) 16-40 (.400)
    3P Made-Attempted 0-9 (.000) 2-11 (.182)
    FT Made-Attempted 12-14 (.857) 26-33 (.788)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 24 (0/0) 16 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 11 18

    2012-13 Season

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    Feb 9, 2013 MAN @ FAIR1:00 PM ET
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