Scores

Final

Marist 74

(6-13, 3-6 MAAC)

Niagara 80

(6-15, 3-7 MAAC)

7:00 PM ET, January 24, 2014

Gallagher Center, Lewiston, New York

1 2 T
MRST 34 4074
NIAG 34 4680

Top Performers

Marist: C. Lewis 25 Pts, 8 Reb, 3 Ast, 3 Stl

Niagara: M. Jordan 18 Pts, 2 Ast

Mason leads late run for Niagara over Marist 80-74

Associated Press

LEWISTON, N.Y. -- Antoine Mason had 22 points and Marvin Jordan added 18 Friday night to help Niagara to victory against Marist 80-74.

Mason made a 3-pointer that gave Niagara a 60-56 lead and sparked a 14-5 run during which Mason hit two more to put the Purple Eagles up 70-61 with 2:59 left.

Niagara went ahead 47-40 with 14:31 left to play, but Marist took its first lead of the second half at 51-50 on Khallid Hart's layup with 9:47 to go.

The teams exchanged the lead three times and tied twice before Marcus Ware's free throw gave Niagara (6-15, 3-7 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference) the lead for good at 57-56.

Chavaughn Lewis had 25 points to lead Marist (6-13, 3-6) which shot 28 of 52 from the floor and out-rebounded the Eagles 31-27, but couldn't overcome 16 turnovers.

Hart had 12 points, Jay Bowie added 11 and Adam Kemp scored 10.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
MRST
NIAG
Points 74 80
FG Made-Attempted 28-53 (.528) 24-50 (.480)
3P Made-Attempted 7-17 (.412) 9-17 (.529)
FT Made-Attempted 11-22 (.500) 23-33 (.697)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 23 (0/0) 19 (0/0)

2013-14 Season

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» Jan 24, 2014 @NIAG 80, MRST 74Recap
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