Niagara meets Monmouth in MAAC tourney
No. 11 seed Niagara (13-18, 6-12) vs. No. 6 seed Monmouth (11-20, 10-8)
Metro Atlantic Conference Tourney First Round, Times Union Center, Albany, New York; Thursday, 9 p.m. EST
Siena looks to sweep Niagara
Siena (15-14, 10-6) vs. Niagara (13-17, 6-11)
Gallagher Center, Niagara, New York; Sunday, 2 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Niagara seeks revenge on Siena after dropping the first matchup in...
Robb scores 20 to lead Niagara over Canisius 86-84
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Dominic Robb had 20 points as Niagara narrowly beat Canisius 86-84 on Wednesday night.
Robb's jumper gave the Purple Eagles an 84-82 lead with 18 seconds to go. After a...
Turner scores 28 to carry St. Peter’s over Niagara 78-60
JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) — Davauhnte Turner had 28 points as St. Peter's got past Niagara 78-60 on Sunday.
Samuel Idowu had 15 points and nine rebounds for St. Peter's (8-20, 5-11 Metro...
Robb scores 23 to carry Niagara past Fairfield 78-73
NIAGARA, N.Y. (AP) — Dominic Robb had a season-high 23 points as Niagara edged past Fairfield 78-73 on Sunday.
Dominik Fragala had 15 points for Niagara (12-15, 5-9 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference), which ended its four-game losing streak. Chris Barton added 14 points and six rebounds. Marvin Prochet had nine rebounds and five assists for the hosts.
Greene scores 14 to lead Manhattan over Niagara 64-60
NIAGARA, N.Y. (AP) — Tykei Greene had 14 points off the bench to carry Manhattan to a 64-60 win over Niagara on Friday night.
Samir Stewart had 14 points for Manhattan (8-17, 6-7 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference). Ebube Ebube added 11 points. Tyler Reynolds had seven rebounds for the visiting team.
Dominic Robb had 17 points for the Purple Eagles (11-15, 4-9), who have now lost four consecutive games. James Towns added 11 points.
Prochet’s 19 points lead Niagara past rival Canisius, 78-70
NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. (AP) — Marvin Prochet scored 19 points and Niagara built a 15-point lead through the first half and held on to post a 78-70 win over archrival Canisius in the oldest rivalry in the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference Wednesday night.
The Purple Eagles (11-11, 4-5) now have won four if the last five games in the series, which dates to the 1905-06 season. The loss snapped a three-game Canisius win streak.
Niagara holds off Iona 95-90
LEWISTON, N.Y. (AP) — Marvin Prochet and Dominic Robb had double-doubles and Niagara held on for its first conference win of the season 95-90 over Iona on Friday night.
Prochet finished with 20 points and 10 rebounds, Robb had 13 points and 10 boards, and Raheem Solomon scored 18 for the Purple Eagles (8-8, 1-2 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference).
Prochett, Towns send Niagara past Norfolk St. with 83-75 win
LEWISTON, N.Y. (AP) — Marvin Prochet scored 23 points and James Towns scored 15 with a career-high 10 assists and seven rebounds and Niagara beat Norfolk State 83-75 on Saturday.
Prochet grabbed eight boards with three assists and Towns made 11 of 13 free throws. Keleaf Tate scored 14 points and Dominic Robb and Raheem Solomon each added 11 for Niagara (7-5). The Purple Eagles have won five of their last six after a 2-4 start to the season.
Niagara pulls away in second half, beats Fairfield 95-83
NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. (AP) — Kahlil Dukes scored 22 points, Marvin Prochet and Matt Scott each had double-doubles and Niagara pulled away in the second half to beat Fairfield 95-83 on Saturday.
Prochet and Scott had 19 points and 11 rebounds apiece, while Dukes added six boards and four assists. Keleaf Tate had 10 points for Niagara (17-10, 10-4 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference).
Dukes scores 23 as Niagara rallies to beat Quinnipiac 81-73
HAMDEN, Conn. (AP) — Kahlil Dukes scored 23 points including a 3-pointer for the lead after a long rally as Niagara came back from 10 points down to defeat Quinnipiac 81-73 Thursday night and win a fifth straight game.
Scott double-double helps Niagara rally past Marist 86-70
POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. (AP) — Matt Scott scored 23 points and Dominic Robb came off the bench to score all of his eight points in the paint during a comeback run in the second half as Niagara rallied to defeat Marist 86-70 Sunday.
Prochet has double-double, Niagara beats Siena 84-76
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Marvin Prochet scored 20 points and grabbed 11 rebounds for his fifth double-double of the season, Matt Scott added 18 points, and Niagara beat Siena 84-76 on Friday night.
Prochet, a junior, tallied 20-plus points in consecutive games for the first time in his career.
Wyche leads St. Peter’s attack in 66-53 win over Niagara
LEWISTON, N.Y. (AP) — Trevis Wyche scored 19 points and Quadir Welton and Antwon Portley each scored 11 and Saint Peter's controlled Niagara from the outset with a 66-53 win on Friday.
Saint Peter's (17-12, 13-6 Metro Atlantic Athletic) raced to a 13-3 lead and never trailed. Wyche started the scoring with a layup, a 3-point play off a made layup, and another layup during the early run.
Scott, Niagara snap 2-game skid, beat Canisius 94-81
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Matt Scott scored 18 points to lead five Niagara players in double figures and the Purple Eagles beat Canisius 94-81 on Friday night to snap a two-game skid.
Scott made 6 of 10 from the field, including three 3-pointers, and grabbed nine rebounds. Kevin Larkin and Kahlil Dukes had 16 points apiece, Marvin Prochet scored 13 and Chris Barton 10. Dukes was 7-of-11 shooting with seven assists and Larkin had eight boards.
Niagara fends off Norfolk State 65-61
LEWISTON, N.Y. (AP) — Dominic Robb scored 18 points on 9 of 13 from the field and Niagara held on down the stretch to defeat Norfolk State 65-61 on Saturday.
Back-to-back baskets by Kahlil Dukes pushed Niagara to a nine point lead, 58-49, with 4:37 left. Norfolk State regained control from there, however, putting together a 9-2 stretch to cut it back to 60-58 on a Jonathan Wade jumper with 2:30 remaining.