Fairfield vs Iona Wrap - Iona Wins 84-75
A.J. English scored 25 points for Iona on Friday, leading them to an 84-75 victory over Fairfield at Hynes Athletics Center.
Iona earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 12-point spread.
Tre Bowman had 24 points for Iona and David Laury chipped in with 21 points. Mike Poole had 5 assists for them, while Isaiah Williams was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 6 boards.
Fairfield got 19 points from Maurice Barrow in a losing cause and another 16 points from Sean Grennan. Marcus Gilbert contributed 5 assists for them, while Amadou Sidibe had 9 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Iona were victorious, as the score was 46-38 at the break.
Fairfield won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 40-27.