Iona vs Loyola Final: 79-71 - Recap
Lamont Jones scored 23 points leading Iona to a 79-71 victory over Loyola at Reitz Arena on Sunday.
Iona won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 1.5-point spread as underdogs.
Iona got 14 points from Sean Armand and another 11 points from Tre Bowman. Sean Armand contributed 4 assists, while David Laury cleaned the glass with 14 rebounds.
Loyola got 18 points from Dylon Cormier in a losing cause and another 14 points from Robert Olson. R.J. Williams contributed 7 assists for them, while Anthony Winbush had 10 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Iona were victorious, as the score was 38-30 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Loyola as they grabbed 40 boards, while Iona only had 39.