Iona tops Monmouth 81-60 for 4th straight MAAC title
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Coach Tim Cluess has set the bar pretty high at Iona. It's what he's used to doing.
Asante Gist had 22 points, Tajuan Agee added 18 and top-seeded Iona defeated Monmouth...
Agee scores 25 to lead Iona past Siena 57-52
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Tajuan Agee had a season-high 25 points plus 13 rebounds as Iona narrowly beat Siena 57-52 on Wednesday night.
Agee made 5 of 6 from 3-point range.
Ben Perez had seven rebounds for Iona (9-15, 7-6 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference). Rickey McGill added six rebounds.
E.J. Crawford, whose 18 points per game coming into the matchup led the Gaels, was held to only nine points on 4-of-12 shooting.
Crawford scores 21 to lead Iona over Niagara 79-76
NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. (AP) — E.J. Crawford scored 21 points and Iona made four free throws in the final 15 seconds and beat Niagara 79-76 on Sunday.
Lamb, Funk lead Marist’s victory over Iona
POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. (AP) — Isaiah Lamb scored 15 points and Ryan Funk twice made three free throws to help Marist defeat Iona 78-74 on Thursday night.
Marist led by 10 or more points for much of the second half. Iona was within 67-62 with 3:21 remaining before the Red Foxes pushed the lead to 10 once more when Funk made three free throws with 2:25 to go. The Gaels put together another rally and were within two after a pair of free throws by Rickey McGill with 29 seconds left.
Gist scores 21 as Iona cruises past Marist 90-77
NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. (AP) — Asante Gist came off the bench to hit four 3-pointers and score 21 points, matching his season high and leading six players in double figures, and Iona continued its dominance of Marist with a 90-77 victory on Friday.
Iona’s shooting blitz leads to 88-70 win over Canisius
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — E.J. Crawford and Rickey McGill each scored 20 points, Ben Perez added 17 with 11 rebounds and Iona controlled most of the way for an 88-70 win over Canisius on Sunday.
The Gaels (5-10, 3-1) maintained their second-place tie with Quinnipiac in the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference. The Bobcats beat Fairfield 80-78 earlier on Sunday.
Iona storms back in second half to beat Fairfield 94-87
NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. (AP) — Tajuan Agee, E.J. Crawford and Asante Gist combined to score 66 points and Rickey McGill had a key 3-point play late as Iona stormed back in the second half to beat Fairfield 94-87 on Saturday.