Manhattan Defeats Fairfield 62-40 - Recap
Manhattan cruised to victory on Tuesday, running Fairfield out of the gym and running up a 62-40 score at Webster Bank Arena.
Manhattan won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 9.5-point spread as underdogs.
Manhattan got 17 points from Donovan Kates and another 13 points from Emmy Andujar. Emmy Andujar contributed 5 assists, while Rhamel Brown cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Fairfield got a 9-point performance from Maurice Barrow, who was supported by 7 points from Colin Nickerson. Derek Needham had 4 assists in a losing cause for Fairfield, while Amadou Sidibe grabbed 13 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Manhattan were victorious, as the score was 34-13 at the break.
Fairfield had a 44-33 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.