Scores

Final

Niagara 92

(4-11, 1-3 MAAC)

Iona 118

(6-6, 3-0 MAAC)

2:00 PM ET, January 4, 2014

Hynes Athletics Center, New Rochelle, New York

1 2 T
NIAG 36 5692
IONA 62 56118

Top Performers

Niagara: R. Snowden 23 Pts, 8 Reb, 2 Ast, 3 Stl, 1 Blk

Iona: D. Laury 17 Pts, 7 Reb, 7 Ast, 1 Blk

Iona can't miss in beating Niagara 118-92

Associated Press

NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. -- Iona shot a blistering 65 percent from the field with Tre Bowman responsible for 23 points as the Gaels clobbered Niagara 118-92 on Saturday.

Iona (6-6, 3-0 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference) could hardly miss in the first half, shooting 75 percent from the field while making eight 3-pointers (8 of 12) and notching 21 assists. The Gaels took a commanding 62-35 lead into the locker room.

Iona held Niagara's Antoine Mason-NCAA's DIV I scoring leader with 29.2Ppg-to just 10 first half points, while Bowman logged 18 points for Iona in the first period. Mason was able to finish with 22 points for Niagara (4-11, 1/3 MAAC).

By the end of the game, Iona had set a new school record with 34 assists as they breezed to the buzzer leading by as much as 37 points at 7:28 in the second half.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
NIAG
IONA
Points 92 118
FG Made-Attempted 34-75 (.453) 40-62 (.645)
3P Made-Attempted 6-20 (.300) 14-26 (.538)
FT Made-Attempted 18-22 (.818) 24-35 (.686)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 28 (0/0) 18 (0/0)

2013-14 Season

DATEGAMELINKS
» Jan 4, 2014 @IONA 118, NIAG 92Recap
Feb 7, 2014 IONA 90, @NIAG 89Recap

Research Notes

Iona had 34 assists in Saturday's 118-92 win over Niagara. It is the most assists by a Division I team against a Division I opponent since UNLV had 40 assists against Central Arkansas on Dec. 28, 2011.

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