The Niagara Purple Eagles venture back on the road with a contest against the Siena Saints on Thursday, Jan. 30 at 8:30 p.m. on ESPN3.
The Purple Eagles got back into the win column with an 80-74 victory over the Marist Red Foxes on Friday at the Gallagher Center. With the score tied at 56-56 with 7:47 remaining, Niagara pulled away from Marist with a 14-5 run en route to outscoring...
Antoine Mason pumped in a season-high 35 points and Niagara scored 46 second-half points to come from behind and defeat St. Peter's 61-56 on Sunday.
Mason -the current NCAA scoring leader at 28.8 ppg-made 13-of-24 shots (54 percent) from the field and paced Niagara (2-8, 0-1 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference) in a convincing second half performance. Rayvon Harris added 10 points...
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December 08, 2013
Antoine Mason scored 25 points to lift Niagara to a 92-81 win over Buffalo on Wednesday night.
Mason, who was eight of 14 from the field with two 3-pointers, got help from Ramone Snowden and Tahjere McCall, who each scored 15 points and snagged eight rebounds for the Purple Eagles (1-1). Marcus Ware also hit double digits with 11 points.
Buffalo's Javon McCrea scored 31 points...
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November 13, 2013
Antoine Mason scored a career-high 30 points and Juan'ya Green added 26, including the game-winning 3-pointer with 1 second left in overtime to lift Niagara over Iona 93-90 Thursday night for the Purple Eagles' seventh straight win.
Mason scored the other nine of Niagara's 12 points in overtime.
Green, who had 20 points after halftime, hit his only other 3-pointer with...
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January 31, 2013
Antoine Mason scored 19 points and recorded seven rebounds Wednesday night as he and the Purple Eagles easily composed of Hartford, taking down the Hawks 75-59.
Niagara got off to a hot start, leading 37-20 at halftime before extending their lead to as many as 24 points in the second half.
The Purple Eagles had an edge in almost every single statistical category compared to Hartford...
Antoine Mason scored 24 points but it wasn’t enough for Niagara on Sunday afternoon as they fell to Central Michigan 66-64.
The Purple Eagles got off to a horrid start, trailing by as many as 20 points in the first half before going into halftime down 35-23.
In the second half, Niagara played confidently and turned their 12-point halftime deficit into a five point lead wit four...
Antoine Mason scored 25 points as he led Niagara to a 86-69 victory over St. Francis (PA) Tuesday night at the Gallagher Center.
Mason was one of four Purple Eagles players to score in double-digits as Niagara shot 51.6% from the field.
Sophomore guard Juan’ya Green had 17 points and five assists for Niagara.
Coming off the bench, 6-8 freshman forward TJ Cline had 15 points and...
Antoine Mason scored 26 points and brought down five rebounds but it wasn’t enough for the Purple Eagles on Monday afternoon as they fell to South Dakota State 79-71.
Niagara shot well from the field but had trouble holding onto the ball as they turned the ball over 19 times on the day.
The Purple Eagles only trailed 30-28 at the half but saw the Jackrabbits add to their lead in...