Scores

Final

Canisius 84

(16-7, 10-2 MAAC)

Fairfield 58

(4-18, 1-10 MAAC)

    1:00 PM ET, February 1, 2014

    Webster Bank Arena, Bridgeport, Connecticut

    1 2 T
    CAN 33 5184
    FAIR 29 2958

    Top Performers

    Canisius: C. Manhertz 14 Pts, 10 Reb, 1 Ast

    Fairfield: M. Gilbert 14 Pts, 7 Reb, 1 Ast

    Canisius cruises past Fairfield 84-58

    Associated Press

    BRIDGEPORT, Conn. -- Billy Baron scored 17 points as Canisius cruised to an easy win over Fairfield 84-58 on Saturday.

    Fairfield (4-18, 1-10 Metro Atlantic) jumped out to a 7-0 lead, highlighted by Justin Jenkins' 3-pointer, as Canisius turned the ball over twice in the first 1:24. The Golden Griffins recovered though, as they tied the game at nine then used a 9-2 run later in the half to lead 33-29 at the intermission.

    Canisius (16-7, 10-2) opened the second half with a 13-2 run, as Fairfield made just 1 of 8 coming out of the break, and cruised to the big win.

    Canisius forced 19 Fairfield turnovers and committed just eight. Dominique Raney had 15 points, Chris Manhertz scored 14 points and gathered 10 rebounds and Zach Lewis added 11.

    Marcus Gilbert led Fairfield with 14 points as the Stags shot just 33 percent, including 9 of 37 from beyond the arc.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    CAN
    FAIR
    Points 84 58
    FG Made-Attempted 27-62 (.435) 22-66 (.333)
    3P Made-Attempted 5-17 (.294) 9-37 (.243)
    FT Made-Attempted 25-32 (.781) 5-13 (.385)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 16 (0/0) 23 (0/0)

    2013-14 Season

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    » Feb 1, 2014 CAN 84, @FAIR 58Recap
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