Manhattan defeated Iona by a final score of 71-68 to win the 2014 MAAC Tournament.
George Beamon was named MVP and was joined on the All-Tournament Team by Emmy Andujar, Sean Armand, David Laury and Billy Baron.
Emmy Andujar scored 16 points and Michael Alvarado added 12 to help Manhattan defeat Fairfield 60-42 Sunday in the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference tournament semifinals.
Rhamel Brown added seven points and seven rebounds for the sixth-seeded Jaspers (14-17), who started the season 6-14 but have won eight of their last 11 including an upset of third-seeded Loyola 55-52 in the...
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March 10, 2013
Mike Glover and Iona gave away an epic game in a rare performance of folding against Manhattan. (US PRESSWIRE)
With 7:58 remaining Iona held a convincing 65-48 lead over Manhattan. The Gaels were rolling, but it was all about to unravel.
From then on, the Jaspers outscored the Gaels 27-7 and delivered the final knockout on Emmy Andujar’s banked in last-second 3 over Scott Machado...
On the way to New Rochelle, NY to play MAAC rival Iona the bus transporting the Manhattan basketball team broke down. The Jaspers arrived to the game a typical of New York City, in taxis.With eight minutes left in the game Manhattan was down 17 points to the Gaels but rallied to tie the game at 72 with the ball with one second left.Manhattan had a chance to shoot down Iona and Jasper...
When Kyle Smith sank a three to extend Iona's lead over Manhattan to 17 with less than eight minutes remaining Thursday night, the Gaels appeared to take their foot off the gas in hopes of coasting to a victory.
Improbably enough, the Jaspers made Iona pay for its complacency.
Manhattan outscored the MAAC favorite by 20 points in the final eight minutes to capture a stunning...
Emmy Andujar's 3-pointer with 1 second left gave Manhattan a 75-72 win over Iona on Thursday night.
The Jaspers (11-7, 4-2 Metro Atlantic Athletic Association) made just 7 of 25 form the field in the first half, before shooting 58.3 percent (18 of 32) to outscore Iona 53-33 in the second.
Iona (13-4, 5-1) led by 17, 65-48, with 7:58 left, and Manhattan went on a 21-4 run to...
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January 12, 2012