Scores

Final

Iona 101

(15-8, 12-2 MAAC)

Canisius 91

(16-9, 10-4 MAAC)

    2:00 PM ET, February 9, 2014

    Koessler Athletic Center, Buffalo, New York

    1 2 T
    IONA 43 58101
    CAN 50 4191

    Top Performers

    Iona: A. English 32 Pts, 5 Reb, 6 Ast, 1 Stl, 1 Blk

    Canisius: B. Baron 24 Pts, 6 Reb, 6 Ast, 1 Stl

    English scores 32, lifts Iona over Canisius 101-91

    Associated Press

    BUFFALO, N.Y. -- A.J. English scored a career-high 32 points and Iona scored 24 points in the last five minutes to pull away and defeat Canisius 101-91 on Sunday.

    English hit a 3-pointer to give Iona an 81-75 lead with 5:10 to play, sparking a 24-16 run to end the game. English was 10 of 17 from the field, made four 3-pointers and had six assists. David Laury scored 23 points and grabbed nine rebounds for the Gaels, who have won seven straight. Isaiah Williams added 18 points.

    The win keeps Iona (15-8, 12-2 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference) atop the conference standings, and avenges its last loss--to Canisius 85-83 on Jan 17. Canisius (16-9, 10-4) remains tied with Manhattan for second place.

    Chris Perez scored 18 of his 25 points in the second half for Canisius. Billy Baron added 24 points and dished out six assists.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    IONA
    CAN
    Points 101 91
    FG Made-Attempted 31-66 (.470) 33-70 (.471)
    3P Made-Attempted 13-28 (.464) 9-21 (.429)
    FT Made-Attempted 26-31 (.839) 16-21 (.762)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 16 (0/0) 21 (0/0)

    2013-14 Season

    DATEGAMELINKS
    Jan 17, 2014 CAN 85, @IONA 83Recap
    » Feb 9, 2014 IONA 101, @CAN 91Recap
    Mar 9, 2014 @IONA 75, CAN 72Recap