LORETTO, Pa. (AP) — Kaleb Bishop scored a career-high 21 points, all five starters reached double figures and Fairleigh Dickinson bounced third-seeded Saint Francis University from the Northeast Conference Tournament 84-75 on Wednesday night.
Fairleigh Dickinson (13-17), the NEC No. 6 seed, travels to New York Saturday to meet No. 4 seed LIU Brooklyn (16-16) in a semifinal.
Fairleigh Dickinson hangs on for 87-83 win over Bryant
TEANECK, N.J. (AP) — Jahlil Jenkins scored a career-high 22 points with 9-for-12 shooting, Noah Morgan added 19 points and Fairleigh Dickinson hung on Saturday for an 87-83 win over Bryant.
In a close game that featured nine second-half lead changes, Fairleigh Dickinson trailed by three with 2:12 left when Morgan got a bucket to trim the gap to 83-82, then retook the lead with a pair of free throws from Mike Holloway Jr. and held Bryant scoreless the rest of the way.
Braxton scores 27, Saint Francis clinches home game in NEC
HACKENSACK, N.J. (AP) — Keith Braxton scored 27 points, pulled down seven rebounds, dished six assists and made two steals as Saint Francis University defeated Fairleigh Dickinson 90-82 Thursday night to claim a home game in the upcoming Northeast Conference Tournament playoffs.
Andre Wolford added 21 points and Jamaal King 19 for the Red Flash (17-11, 11-6), who secured a top-four seed with the tough road win and the home playoff game that comes along with it.
Fairleigh Dickinson upsets NEC leader Wagner 76-69
HACKENSACK, N.J. (AP) — Mike Holloway Jr. scored 23 points and Darnell Edge added 22, including all eight of his free throws down the stretch, and Fairleigh Dickinson upset Northeast Conference leader Wagner 76-69 on Sunday.
Leading by four with 4:48 to go, Edge extended his consecutive free-throw streak to 43 and gave the Knights a response to a pair of Romone Saunders 3-pointers in the final two minutes.
Fairleigh Dickinson cruises past Sacred Heart 77-67
TEANECK, N.J. (AP) — Freshman Noah Morgan tossed in 21 points to match his career high and Kaleb Bishop tallied his second double-double of the season to send Fairleigh Dickinson to a 77-67 victory over Sacred Heart on Thursday night.
Fairleigh Dickinson downs Robert Morris 73-67
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Darnell Edge scored 18 points with four 3-pointers, Noah Morgan and Kaleb Bishop added 15 points apiece, and Fairleigh Dickinson beat Robert Morris 73-67 on Saturday to even the season series with the Colonials.
Jahlil Jenkins scored 11 points with seven assists for the Knights (8-15, 5-7 Northeast Conference), who shot 42.2 percent from the field in winning their third road game of the season.
LIU Brooklyn holds off Fairleigh Dickinson 90-85
TEANECK, N.J. (AP) — Joel Hernandez scored 22 points, Raiquan Clark had 21 points and 10 rebounds and LIU Brooklyn beat Fairleigh Dickinson 90-85 on Thursday night.
Jahlil Jenkins made a 3-pointer and converted a 3-point play for a 6-1 spurt to pull Fairleigh Dickinson to 83-81 with 1:33 remaining. Clark scored five of LIU Brooklyn's (7-11, 2-3 Northeast Conference) last seven points to seal it.
The Blackbirds were 27 for 39 from the free-throw line, including 24-of-36 shooting in the second half.
Morgan dunk caps Fairleigh Dickinson rally in 81-77 win
TEANECK, N.J. (AP) — Noah Morgan, the Northeast Conference rookie of the week, scored 21 points, including a 3-point play off a dunk to give Fairleigh Dickinson a two-possession lead in the final minute and the Knights rallied past Central Connecticut State 81-77 Thursday night despite owning the lead for barely more than three minutes.
Darian Anderson added 14 points for Fairleigh Dickinson (5-9, 2-1), Jahlil Jenkins added 12 points and Mike Holloway Jr. 11.
Holloway’s 29 leads Fairleigh Dickinson past LIU Brooklyn
NEW YORK (AP) — Mike Holloway Jr. scored a career-high 27 points with nine rebounds and Fairleigh Dickinson ended a six-game losing streak by opening Northeast Conference play on Friday with an 82-71 win over LIU Brooklyn.
Darnell Edged added 19 points, Noah Morgan 13 and Darian Anderson 11 for the Knights (4-8), who closed the first half with a 10-2 run to lead 39-36 at the break.
Princeton survives Fairleigh Dickinson rally with 83-76 win
TEANECK, N.J. (AP) — Devin Cannady scored 22 points and Myles Stephens scored 21 and the two combined to shoot 16 of 21 and Princeton held off Fairleigh Dickson's rally with an 83-76 win on Sunday.
Edge and Holloway combine for 35 in Fairleigh Dickinson win
HACKENSACK, N.J. (AP) — Darnell Edge and Mike Holloway Jr. combined for 35 points and Fairleigh Dickinson defeated Division III Kean College 94-55 on Saturday.
The Knights (2-2) finished with 21 assists on 33 made field goals, recorded 19 steals — Edge with seven, matching his career high — and outscored the Cougars (0-2) 38-14 on points off turnovers.
Fairleigh Dickinson beats Division III FDU-Florham 111-49
TEANECK, N.J. (AP) — Mike Holloway Jr. and Darnell Edge each scored 17 points, and Fairleigh Dickinson beat Division III FDU-Florham 111-49 on Wednesday night.
Holloway made 8 of 13 shots, and had eight rebounds and three blocks. Edge made two of Fairleigh Dickinson's 10 3-pointers.