Williams with 16 points leads Duquesne past Fordham 66-61
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Eric Williams Jr. scored 16 points with 13 rebounds and Duquesne snapped a two-game skid, beating Fordham 66-61 on Wednesday night.
Marcus Weathers added 12 points for the Dukes (10-5, 1-1 Atlantic 10 Conference) and Amari Kelly had 11.
Portley, Honor lead Fordham past James Madison 75-48
NEW YORK (AP) — Antwon Portley and Nick Honor scored 13 points apiece and Fordham dominated the first half and cruised to a 75-48 victory over James Madison on Thursday night.
Portley and Honor both sank 5 of 10 shots with Portley hitting three 3-pointers and adding four assists. Honor, a freshman, has scored in double figures in all 12 games for the Rams (9-3). David Pekarek came off the bench to score 10 and grab five rebounds.
Saint Joseph’s wins 2nd straight, sweeps Fordham, 71-55
NEW YORK (AP) — James Demery and Shavar Newkirk combined to score 39 points to help power Saint Joseph's to a second straight win, 71-55 over Fordham in an Atlantic 10 contest on Wednesday night.
The Hawks ended their five-game losing streak Saturday and completed a season-sweep of Fordham.
Saint Joe's limited the Rams to just 19 points in the first half and took an 18-point advantage into intermission.
Hot-shooting carries Fordham past Massachusetts, 82-69
NEW YORK (AP) — Prokop Slanina scored 19 points and grabbed 10 rebounds as Fordham bounced back from a home-court loss to Rhode Island by knocking off Massachusetts for the fourth straight time, 82-69 in an Atlantic 10 Conference contest Saturday afternoon.
The Rams shot 56- percent from the field in the game, including 12 of 25 from distance, and five of their six players scored in double figures to complete their season sweep of the Minutemen.
Griffin leads St. Bonaventure to 77-61 win over Fordham
SAINT BONAVENTURE, N.Y. (AP) — LaDarien Griffin scored a career-best 21 points and grabbed 14 rebounds and St. Bonaventure rolled to 77-61 win over Fordham on Wednesday night, snapping a two-game skid.
Griffin was 9 of 14 from the floor for the Bonnies (12-4, 2-2 Atlantic 10). Courtney Stockard added 13 points and seven rebounds and Jaylen Adams had 10 points and five rebounds.
The team shot 51 percent compared to 36 percent for Fordham and had a 41-26 rebounding edge.
Fordham starts fast, beats St. Francis (BKN) 76-68
NEW YORK (AP) — Will Tavares had 21 points, Joseph Chartouny added 19 and Prokop Slanina dropped in 18 as Fordham jumped out to an early lead and then held off St. Francis (Brooklyn) for a 76-68 win on Saturday afternoon.
Tavares had nine points in the first period with Chartouny and Slanina posting eight apiece as the Rams took a 35-25 halftime advantage.