Iona tops Monmouth 81-60 for 4th straight MAAC title
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Coach Tim Cluess has set the bar pretty high at Iona. It's what he's used to doing.
Asante Gist had 22 points, Tajuan Agee added 18 and top-seeded Iona defeated Monmouth...
LAWRENCEVILLE, N.J. (AP) — Asante Gist had a season-high 22 points as Iona clinched at least a share of the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference regular-season title, topping Rider 86-79 on Friday...
McGill scores 30 to lead Iona past Canisius 87-80
NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. (AP) — Rickey McGill had a season-high 30 points as Iona topped Canisius 87-80 on Sunday.
Tajuan Agee had 19 points and nine rebounds for Iona (13-15, 11-6 Metro Atlantic...
Agee, McGill lift Iona over Quinnipiac 81-77
HAMDEN, Conn. (AP) — Tajuan Agee had 27 points plus 12 rebounds as Iona edged past Quinnipiac 81-77 on Tuesday night. Rickey McGill added 21 points for the Gaels, while E.J. Crawford chipped in...
Gist scores 17 to lead Iona over Saint Peter’s 62-46
NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. (AP) — Asante Gist had 17 points as Iona got past St. Peter's 62-46 on Friday night.
E.J. Crawford had 17 points for Iona (10-15, 8-6 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference). Rickey McGill added 13 points and seven assists. Tajuan Agee had 13 rebounds for the home team.
Samuel Idowu had 12 points and five blocks for the Peacocks (6-18, 3-9), who have now lost six games in a row. Davauhnte Turner added 11 points and six rebounds. Quinn Taylor had nine rebounds.
Agee scores 25 to lead Iona past Siena 57-52
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Tajuan Agee had a season-high 25 points plus 13 rebounds as Iona narrowly beat Siena 57-52 on Wednesday night.
Agee made 5 of 6 from 3-point range.
Ben Perez had seven rebounds for Iona (9-15, 7-6 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference). Rickey McGill added six rebounds.
E.J. Crawford, whose 18 points per game coming into the matchup led the Gaels, was held to only nine points on 4-of-12 shooting.
Crawford scores 21 to lead Iona over Niagara 79-76
NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. (AP) — E.J. Crawford scored 21 points and Iona made four free throws in the final 15 seconds and beat Niagara 79-76 on Sunday.
Young scores 18 to carry Quinnipiac past Iona 66-65
NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. (AP) — Cameron Young had 18 points, including the go-ahead free throw with a second left, as Quinnipiac edged past Iona 66-65 on Friday night.
Jacob Rigoni had 16 points for Quinnipiac (12-10, 7-4 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference). Abdulai Bundu added 10 points.
E.J. Crawford had 22 points for the Gaels (7-15, 5-6), whose losing streak stretched to four games. Tajuan Agee added 17 points. Rickey McGill had 12 points.
McGill’s late basket helps Iona beat Rider 77-71
NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. (AP) — Rickey McGill scored a key basket with 11 seconds left to help Iona give Rider its first conference loss 77-71 on Friday night.
McGill had 19 points, nine rebounds and seven assists. He scored on a putback to make it 74-71 for the Gaels (7-11, 5-2 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference), following for the rebound after Tajuan Agee had his shot blocked by Tyere Marshall.
Gist scores 21 as Iona cruises past Marist 90-77
NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. (AP) — Asante Gist came off the bench to hit four 3-pointers and score 21 points, matching his season high and leading six players in double figures, and Iona continued its dominance of Marist with a 90-77 victory on Friday.
Iona storms back in second half to beat Fairfield 94-87
NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. (AP) — Tajuan Agee, E.J. Crawford and Asante Gist combined to score 66 points and Rickey McGill had a key 3-point play late as Iona stormed back in the second half to beat Fairfield 94-87 on Saturday.
Grandison has career-high 25 points in Holy Cross victory
NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. (AP) — Jacob Grandison scored a career-high 25 points on four 3-pointers with nine rebounds and eight assists and Holy Cross beat Iona 78-71 on Sunday for its third straight win, all over Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference teams.
Austin Butler added 17 points and Caleb Green 14 for the Crusaders (9-4), who shot 54 percent in their final nonconference game and boosted their Patriot League-leading assist average (17.8) with 18.