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Fordham beats Lipscomb 85-69 behind Sengfelder, Chartouny

November 20, 2016

NEW YORK (AP) — Christian Sengfelder scored 23 points on 7-of-13 shooting, Joseph Chartouny scored 22 with five steals and five assists and Fordham rallied late to beat Lipscomb 85-69 to sweep the Johnny Bach Classic.

Trailing 35-32 at halftime, Lipscomb’s Josh Williams tied it at 35 with a 3, but Chartouny made two free throws, a layup and a 3-pointer amid a 12-1 run and the Rams pulled ahead 48-36.

The Bisons got no closer than seven the rest of the way.

Antwoine Anderson scored 15 points for the tournament host Rams (4-1), who made 10 of 24 3-pointers, led by Sengfelder and Chartouny with three apiece.

Garrison Mathews scored 22 points on 8-of-16 shooting for Lipscomb (2-4), which was held to 44 percent shooting from the floor (24 of 55).

Fordham beat Fairleigh Dickinson 68-55 on Friday and Saint Peter’s 63-41 on Saturday at the tournament, named after former Fordham coach Johnny Bach.