Recap - Iona Defeats Marist 86-82

Iona got 26 points from Lamont Jones en route to an 86-82 victory over Marist on Thursday at McCann Field House.

Iona did not, however, defeat Marist against the spread, which closed at 9 at most sportsbooks.

Iona got 19 points from Sean Armand and another 14 points from David Laury. Lamont Jones contributed 6 assists, while Sean Armand cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.

Marist got 27 points from Devin Price in a losing cause and another 23 points from Chavaughn Lewis. Isaiah Morton contributed 6 assists for them, while Adam Kemp had 11 rebounds.

Iona trailed at halftime, 45-42.

Iona had a 37-33 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.