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Iona hangs tough for half, falls 86-66 to No. 2 KU

Iona's Sean Armand earned some unwanted attention this week when he told a local reporter that he viewed Tuesday night's matchup with No. 2 Kansas as just another game. One that the Gaels planned on winning. After all, Iona has made two straight NCAA tournaments, and has won at least 20 games in four consecutive seasons. So there was reason for Armand to feel confident...
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November 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Purple Eagles Bounced by Gaels in Semifinals

Everybody knows about the nation’s third leading scorer MoMo Jones.  Most people also know about Sean Armand, the other sharp-shooting guard who is averaging 16.8 points per game.  But it was the 5’9′ Iona point guard who was the difference in the second half as Iona came from behind to knock off the top-seeded Niagara Purple Eagles in the MAAC tournament semifinals, 79-73...
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March 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Iona 97, Canisius 87

Sean Armand matched his career high with 32 points as Iona pulled away from Canisius 97-87 Sunday for its fifth straight win. Armand, who came in ranked No. 5 in the nation with 59 made 3-pointers, was 9 of 15 from long range to surpass 200 career treys. The Gaels (11-6, 5-1 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference) made 16 of 33 3-ponters. Iona's Tre Bowman added a career-high 24...
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January 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Iona 83, Niagara 72

Sean Armand posted his first career double-double as Iona topped Niagara 83-72 Wednesday night in each team's Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference opener. Armand scored 18 points and pulled down a career-high 11 rebounds for the Gaels (3-2, 1-0). Armand also pitched in five assists, while Curtis Dennis had 17 points and Tre Bowman, Lamont Jones and Tavon Sledge all had 12. Sledge...
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November 28, 2012  |  Discuss

Iona 94, Wake Forest 68

Sean Armand scored 28 points and Lamont ''Momo'' Jones added 21 as Iona cruised to a 94-68 victory over Wake Forest Saturday in the Paradise Jam. The Gaels (2-1) will now face the University of Illinois-Chicago in the loser's bracket finals on Monday at 5 p.m. Iona scored the game's first eight points, led 30-3 midway through the opening half and 48-11 after...
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November 17, 2012  |  Discuss

Iona wins first MAAC title since 2000-01 (AP)

Sean Armand scored all 17 of his points in the second half to lead Iona over Fairfield 77-72 Friday night, earning the Gaels the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference regular-season title. The sophomore guard got 15 points in the final 7:50, starting with a 3-pointer that gave Iona a 59-58 lead. He scored the next 12 points for the Gaels (23-6, 14-3) as they went ahead 71-65 with 2:44 remaining.
February 24, 2012  |  Discuss

Sean Armand`s Virtuoso Solo

Game #8-343: Siena Saints vs. Iona GaelsJanuary 3, 2012 9:00 pmNew York City, NYBBState Stats/RecapHaving attended many concerts at Madison Square Garden in my lifetime, there is often an opening act before the headliner. The opening act is usually not that good, but the headliner more than makes up for that fact. And often, the headlining band has a solo performance, usually a virtuoso...
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January 04, 2012  |  Discuss

Iona's Armand pours in 10 3s to get past Siena

Sean Armand scored a career-high 32 points, including a Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference-record 10 3-pointers, and Iona cruised to a 95-59 victory over Siena on Tuesday night at Madison Square Garden.
January 04, 2012  |  Discuss
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