St. Pete’s meets Marist in MAAC tourney
No. 9 seed St. Peter's (9-21, 6-12) vs. No. 8 seed Marist (12-18, 7-11)
Metro Atlantic Conference Tourney First Round, Times Union Center, Albany, New York; Thursday, 5 p.m. EST
Rider looks to extend streak vs Marist
Rider (15-14, 10-7) vs. Marist (12-17, 7-10)
McCann Center, Poughkeepsie, New York; Sunday, 2 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Rider looks for its sixth straight win in the head-to-head series...
Fairfield looks to sweep Marist
Marist (12-16, 7-9) vs. Fairfield (8-20, 5-11)
Webster Bank Arena at Harbor Yard, Bridgeport, Connecticut; Friday, 7 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Fairfield goes for the season sweep over...
Turner scores 16 to lead Saint Peter’s over Marist 65-59
POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. (AP) — Davauhnte Turner had 16 points as Saint Peter's snapped its eight-game losing streak, beating Marist 65-59 on Friday night.
Dozic leads Marist past Canisius 78-71 in OT
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Aleksandar Dozic scored 17 points on 7-of-10 shooting, David Knudsen added 15 points and Marist beat Canisius 78-71 in overtime on Monday night.
Parker, Funk lead Marist past Manhattan 78-63
POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. (AP) — Brian Parker and Ryan Funk scored 17 points apiece and Marist cruised to a 78-63 victory over Manhattan on Tuesday night.
Marist slips past Saint Peter’s 69-51
POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. (AP) — Ryan Funk sank six 3-pointers and finished with a career-high 24 points to lead Marist past Saint Peter's 69-51 Saturday night.
Funk was 7 for 11 from the field, missing just three shots from behind the arc, and got all four of his free throws. David Knudsen added 12 points and Tobias Sjoberg had 10 points to go with seven rebounds and four assists for Marist (6-22, 4-12 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference).
Idowu’s late 3 lifts Saint Peter’s past Marist 70-66
JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) — Samuel Idowu made Marist pay for a late turnover when he scored from 3-point distance, vaulting Saint Peter's into the lead 68-66 with less than a minute to play, and Davauhnte Turner drove for an insurance layup as the Peacocks rallied past Marist 70-66 Thursday night.
Quinnipiac gets back-to-back wins, sweeps past Marist, 85-77
POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. (AP) — Rich Kelly knocked down five three-pointers and Quinnipiac used a strong second half to achieve a season sweep of Marist, 85-77, and climb above .500 in Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference play on Thursday night.
The Bobcats now have won back-to-back games for the first time this season.
Rider holds off Marist 60-57, blocks a trey at the buzzer
LAWRENCEVILLE, N.J. (AP) — Anthony Durham scored 10 points with 11 rebounds for his first career double-double but he was mobbed by teammates after blocking a 3-point shot at the buzzer as Rider held on and defeated Marist 60-57 on Saturday.
Marist was gunning from behind the 3-point arc in the last 1:35, cutting the Rider lead down to 56-53, then 58-57 with 12 seconds left.
Siena holds off Marist for 68-65 win
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Jordan Horn had 15 points and Siena held off Marist for a 68-65 victory on Thursday night.
Roman Penn and Khalil Richard added 12 points apiece, and Prince Oduro chipped in 11 for Siena (6-14, 2-5 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference). Horn, Penn, Richard, and Oduro each made five field goals for 20 of the Saints' 27 baskets.
David Knudsen scored 17 points and Ryan Funk had 13 to lead Marist (4-14, 2-4).
Funk takes over in OT, Marist tops Fairfield 95-89
POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. (AP) — Ryan Funk scored 10 of his 13 points in overtime and Marist made just enough free throws down the stretch to hold off Fairfield 95-89 on Saturday.
Funk opened the extra period with a 3-pointer to give the Red Foxes (4-13, 2-3 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference) an 83-80 lead. Kevin Senghore-Peterson's layup cut the Fairfield deficit to one, but Funk buried another shot from long range to put Marist up four.
Quinnipiac rallies to beat Marist 80-79 in OT
HAMDEN, Conn. (AP) — Cameron Young scored 26 points, including the game-winning free throw in overtime, and Quinnipiac rallied to beat Marist 80-79 on Wednesday night.
Aleksandar Dozic's corner 3 put Marist up 78-75 with 53 second left in OT, but Young answered with a 3-point play to tie it at 78. Marist's Isaiah Lamb made 1 of 2 from the line before Young hit two free throws with five seconds left. David Knudsen missed a 3-pointer at the buzzer.
Marist holds off Siena 63-58 in MAAC opener
POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. (AP) — Ryan Funk had 15 of his 17 points in the second half and hit all four of his 3-point attempts after the break as Marist held off a late rally from Siena to win 63-58 in the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference opener for both teams on Friday night.
Fox’s 33 points carries Army past Marist Red Foxes, 94-73
POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. (AP) — Jordan Fox scored a career-high 33 points by knocking down nine 3-pointers as Army smacked Hudson Valley neighbor Marist, 94-73 on Saturday night.
Fox drilled his first 3-pointer 28 seconds into the game and hit six in the first half to stake the Black Knights to a 41-35 lead at intermission.
Saint Peter’s pulls early in 2nd half, beats Marist 81-65
POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. (AP) — Antwon Portley scored 19 points and Saint Peter's pulled away early in the second half and cruised to an 81-65 victory over Marist on Thursday night.
Portley made 6 of 8 from the field and had five assists. Trevis Wyche and Nick Griffin added 14 points apiece for the Peacocks (12-9, 8-3 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference), who shot 29 of 47 (61.7 percent) from the field, including 13 of 20 from long range.