TEANECK, N.J. (AP) — Mike Holloway Jr. had 18 points as Fairleigh Dickinson easily beat Wagner 84-46 in the Northeast Conference Tourney quarterfinals on Wednesday night. Elyjah Williams added 17...
Wagner meets FDU in NEC quarters
No. 7 seed Wagner (13-16, 8-10) vs. No. 2 seed Fairleigh Dickinson (17-13, 12-6)
Northeast Conference Tourney Quarterfinals, Rothman Center, Teaneck, New Jersey; Wednesday, 7 p.m....
NEW YORK (AP) — Josh Williams had 14 points and six rebounds as Robert Morris beat Wagner 69-60 on Saturday.
Jon Williams had 12 points and eight assists for Robert Morris (16-15, 11-7...
Braxton leads St. Francis (Pa.) over Wagner 83-72
NEW YORK (AP) — Keith Braxton had 20 points as St. Francis (Pa.) beat Wagner 83-72 on Thursday night.
Isaiah Blackmon had 19 points and 10 rebounds for St. Francis (Pa.) (16-12, 12-5...
Edge lifts Fairleigh Dickinson past Wagner 74-66
TEANECK, N.J. (AP) — Darnell Edge had 22 points as Fairleigh Dickinson beat Wagner 74-66 on Saturday.
Edge hit 4 of 6 3-pointers.
Jahlil Jenkins had 15 points and six rebounds for...
FDU seeks revenge on Wagner
Wagner (13-13, 8-7) vs. Fairleigh Dickinson (14-13, 9-6)
Rothman Center, Teaneck, New Jersey; Saturday, 4:30 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Wagner goes for the season sweep over Fairleigh...
Bryant tops Wagner 67-65
SMITHFIELD, R.I. (AP) — Juan Cardenas had 13 points and seven rebounds and Adam Grant posted 17 points as Bryant narrowly beat Wagner 67-65 on Thursday night.
Saunders leads Wagner over Mount St. Mary’s 58-56
EMMITSBURG, Md. (AP) — Romone Saunders drove the length of the court in the final five seconds and scored at the hoop as time ran out to give Wagner a 58-56 victory over Mount St. Mary's on Saturday.
Vado Morse hit a 3-pointer to tie the game before Saunders escaped a double team on the inbounds and raced down the court for the winning points.
Saunders leads Wagner past Central Connecticut 63-57
NEW YORK (AP) — Romone Saunders posted 18 points and nine rebounds as Wagner got past Central Connecticut 63-57 on Thursday night.
AJ Sumbry had 11 points and three blocks for Wagner (12-12, 7-6 Northeast Conference). Chase Freeman added 10 points. Devin Liggeons had six rebounds for the hosts.
Jamir Coleman had 18 points and seven rebounds for the Blue Devils (11-15, 5-8). Tyler Kohl added 18 points. Deion Bute had three blocks.
Davis scores 18 to lead Wagner over LIU-Brooklyn 68-65
NEW YORK (AP) — Elijah Davis scored five of his 18 points in the final 2:04 as Wagner rallied to beat Long Island-Brooklyn 68-65 on Saturday.
Davis' 3-pointer tied it at 65 and he made a go-ahead layup with 1:31 to play.
AJ Sumbry had 14 points and nine rebounds for Wagner (11-12, 6-6 Northeast Conference). Nigel Jackson added 11 points and seven rebounds. Romone Saunders had eight rebounds and six assists.
Saunders sparks rally as Wagner tops LIU Brooklyn 71-59
NEW YORK (AP) — Romone Saunders scored 17 points, grabbed seven rebounds and added five assists and five steals as Wagner defeated LIU Brooklyn 71-59 on Saturday.
Trailing by eight early in the second half, Wagner (10-11, 5-5 Northeast Conference), caught up at 41-41 thanks to an 11-3 surge and three Saunders steals. One steal led to a fastbreak layup by Saunders and cut the gap to 41-39, the next led to a Jonathan Norfleet jumper and the tie.
Townes has 23 points, helps Bryant beat Wagner 71-64
NEW YORK (AP) — SaBastian Townes shot 8 of 13 from the floor to total 23 points and helped lead Bryant to a 71-64 win over Wagner on Thursday night.
Bryant (8-12, 5-4 Northeast Conference) has won three of its last four games. Byron Hawkins and Adam Grant added 16 points apiece for the Bulldogs.
Petteway scores 13, Robert Morris holds off Wagner 57-51
MOON TOWNSHIP, Pa. (AP) — Malik Petteway scored 13 points, Jon Williams hit a clutch jumper and Robert Morris went 8 of 8 from the foul line in the last half minute to defeat Wagner 57-51 on Saturday.
Davis’ free throws help Wagner beat St. Francis (Pa.) 83-79
LORETTO, Pa. (AP) — Elijah Davis scored 20 points including four free throws in the final 21 seconds to help Wagner hold off St. Francis (Pa.) 83-79 on Thursday night.
Davis' first pair of free throws with 21 seconds left made it 81-76 and his second pair capped the scoring with five seconds left.
Morse with 20 points leads Mt. St. Mary’s past Wagner 70-56
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. (AP) — Vado Morse scored a career-best 20 points as Mount St. Mary's posted its first conference win, beating Wagner 70-56 on Saturday.
Damian Chong Qui added 12 points and four assists for the Mountaineers (4-14, 1-4 Northeast Conference), who snapped a five-game skid. Omar Habwe added 10 points and five rebounds. Jalen Gibbs led the team with six rebounds in addition to his five points.
Saunders scores 25, Wagner beats Fairleigh Dickinson 66-60
NEW YORK (AP) — Romone Saunders scored 25 points with five 3-pointers and grabbed 11 rebounds to help Wagner hold off Fairleigh Dickinson 66-60 on Saturday.
Elijah Davis added 20 points with three 3s for the Seahawks (8-7, 3-1 Northeast Conference), who never trailed and outrebounded the Knights 38-22. Saunders had three steals and made five of Wagner's 15 assists.
Saunders scores 24 to lead Wagner past Sacred Heart 76-73
NEW YORK (AP) — Romone Saunders had 24 points as Wagner edged Sacred Heart 76-73 on Thursday night.
Chase Freeman had 13 points, seven rebounds and five assists for Wagner (7-7, 2-1 Northeast Conference). Elijah Davis also scored 13 points.
Koreem Ozier had 19 points for the Pioneers (6-10, 2-1). E.J. Anosike added 14 points and nine rebounds. Jare'l Spellman had 10 points and three blocks.
St. Francis Brooklyn rolls in 2nd half, beats Wagner 66-59
NEW YORK (AP) — Jalen Jordan scored 15 of his 23 points in the second half to lead St. Francis Brooklyn to a 66-59 victory over Wagner on Saturday.
It was the fourth road win for St. Francis (9-6, 1-2 Northeast Conference), surpassing last season's total. Wagner (6-7, 1-1) has lost three of its last five games.
Jordan was 6 of 10 from the floor, made three 3-pointers and 8 of 9 free throws. Glenn Sanabria added 18 points and three steals for the Terriers.
Wagner beats Central Connecticut 80-58
NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (AP) — Romone Saunders had 17 points, six rebounds and six assists and Wagner beat Central Connecticut 80-58 in the Northeast Conference opener for both teams on Thursday night.
Elijah Davis had 19 points on 6-of-10 shooting, including 3 of 6 from 3-point range. The Seahawks (6-6) kept a double-digit lead shortly after the 10-minute mark of the second half when Jonathan Norfleet's layup made it 60-49.
Cooks lifts NJIT to 71-60 road win over Wagner
NEW YORK (AP) — Zach Cooks scored 22 points with five steals and NJIT pulled away in the second half to beat Wagner 71-60 on Tuesday night.
The Highlanders (5-1) shot just 36 percent in the first half and trailed 31-25. But the second half was another story. NJIT made 11 of 21 shots (52 percent), while holding the Seahawks to 27-percent shooting (8 of 30). Wagner, the defending Northeast Conference champions, won 16 of 17 games on its home floor last season.
Wagner tops Robert Morris 75-64, heads to NEC finals
NEW YORK (AP) — JoJo Cooper scored 20 points with six assists, Romone Saunders added 18 points, and top-seeded Wagner beat No. 7 seed Robert Morris 75-64 in Saturday's Northeast Conference semifinal.
The Seahawks (23-8) will host fourth-seeded LIU in Tuesday's championship game.
Blake Francis added 15 points with three 3-pointers for Wagner, which shot 51 percent from the field and held the Colonials (16-17) to 39 percent.
NEW YORK (AP) — JoJo Cooper scored 20 points, Romone Saunders had 18 points and 10 rebounds and top-seeded Wagner beat No. 8 seed Central Connecticut 73-61 on Wednesday night in a Northeast Conference quarterfinal.
Wagner (22-8) will host a semifinal on Saturday against No. 7 seed Robert Morris (16-16), which upset second-seeded Mount Saint Mary's 60-56.
Robinson, Wray lift Mount Saint Mary’s past Wagner 73-62
EMMITSBURG, Md. (AP) — Junior Robinson scored 22 points, Chris Wray blocked a career-best six shots and Mount Saint Mary's broke away in the second half to a 73-62 victory on Saturday to defeat Northeast Conference champion Wagner.
Mount Saint Mary's (18-13, 12-6), the defending NEC champion, locked up the second seed into the upcoming conference tournament. Wagner (21-8, 14-4) had already clinched the top seed.
Cooper’s jumper gives Wagner 64-62 win over CCSU
NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (AP) — JoJo Cooper's jumper with 0.4 seconds left — his only points of the second half — lifted Wagner to a 64-62 victory over Central Connecticut State on Thursday night.
After Deion Bute scored for Central Connecticut with 7.1 seconds remaining, Cooper took the inbounds pass, dribbled downcourt and hit his jumper from the left elbow.
Wagner clinches NEC title with 78-74 win over LIU Brooklyn
NEW YORK (AP) — JoJo Cooper scored 18 points with six assists, Nigel Jackson added 15 points, and Wagner beat LIU Brooklyn 78-74 on Saturday to clinch the Northeastern Conference regular season championship and win their 14th straight at home.
It's the Seahawks' (20-7, 13-3) second regular season title in the past three years, and third in program history.
Blake Francis scored 11 points and Romone Saunders 10 for Wagner, which led 38-36 at halftime behind Jackson's 11 points
Wagner clinches at least share of NEC title with 99-84 win
FAIRFIELD, Conn. (AP) — JoJo Cooper scored 23 points with seven rebounds and six assists and Wagner defeated Sacred Heart 99-84 on Thursday night to clinch at least a share of the Northeast Conference title.
The Seahawks (19-7, 12-3) have a three-game lead with three games remaining.
Elijah Davis added 17 points and Romone Saunders and Blake Sanders both made four of the Seahawks' season-tying 16 3-pointers in scoring 16 points apiece.
Wagner shot 54 percent overall and 50 percent from the arc.
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.
Wagner hits 16 3s, smothers Bryant 96-76
NEW YORK (AP) — Blake Francis scored a career-high 29 points, Romone Saunders added 24, each knocking down six 3-pointers, and Wagner rolled to its seventh-straight victory, 96-76 over Bryant on Thursday night.
JoJo Cooper had three 3s and scored 15 points for the Seahawks (18-6, 11-2 Northeast Conference), who are 13-0 at home.
Wagner wins 6th straight, beats St. Francis (Brooklyn) 79-61
NEW YORK (AP) — Blake Francis scored 15 points, AJ Sumbry had 10 points and 11 rebounds and Wagner cruised to a 79-61 victory over St. Francis (Brooklyn) on Saturday for its sixth straight win.
Wagner (17-6, 10-2) has a two-game lead over Mount St. Mary's atop the Northeast Conference standings. St. Francis (10-14, 7-5) has lost two of its last three games.
Saunders’ career-high 30 leads Wagner in 30-point victory
LORETTO, Pa. (AP) — Romone Saunders scored a career-high 30 points and led hot-shooting Wagner to a 91- 61 victory over Saint Francis (Pennsylvania) on Friday.
Batts’s layup lifts LIU Brooklyn to 69-67 win over Wagner
NEW YORK (AP) — Joel Hernandez had 18 points and seven rebounds and Julian Batts made a layup with 1.8 seconds left to help LIU Brooklyn beat Wagner 69-67 on Saturday.
Batts made 3 of 4 from 3-point range and finished with 13 points, and Raiquan Clark and Zach Coleman scored 11 apiece, for LIU Brooklyn (8-11, 3-3 Northeast Conference).
Zach Coleman hit a 3-pointer that gave the Blackbirds a 54-53 lead with eight minutes to go and they never again trailed.
Cooper has 23 to lead Wagner to 3rd straight win, 71-62
SMITHFIELD, R.I. (AP) — JoJo Cooper had an almost perfect night shooting to total a career-best 23 points, leading Wagner to its third straight win, holding off Bryant 71-62 on Thursday night.
Cooper knocked down all three from long range, made 4 of 4 from the line and 8 of 9 field goal attempts overall. Blake Francis added 16 points and Romone Saunders chipped in 11 while hauling down 10 rebounds for Wagner (11-5, 4-1 Northeast Conference).