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Casimir's 24 lead Iona over Rider 78-68

LAWRENCEVILLE, N.J. (AP) Schadrac Casimir had 24 points with four 3-pointers and Iona scored the last eight points in a 78-68 victory over Rider on Thursday. Iona (14-6, 7-2 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference) held the Broncs scoreless for the final 3:13 while Casimir and Vangelis Bebis hit back-to-back 3-pointers and Casimir added a pair of free throws. The Gaels led 41-33 at the...
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January 22, 2015  |  Discuss

English scores 28, Iona escapes at Niagara 80-79

LEIWSTON, N.Y. (AP) A.J. English scored 28 points including the game-winning free throws to help Iona escape at Niagara 80-79 on Friday night. English was driving the length of the court in the final seconds and briefly lost control of his dribble. Wesley Myers dove for the loose ball, but English recovered it just before Myers undercut him, sending English to the foul line with...
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January 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Iona blasts past Fairfield, 74-58

NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. (AP) A.J. English scored 24 points on 9-of-11 shooting from the field and dished out 10 assists to lead Iona to a 74-58 victory over Fairfield on Tuesday night. David Laury added 19 points for the Gaels (12-5, 5-1 Metro-Atlantic Athletic Conference), who have won six of their last seven games. Schadrac Casimir finished with 10 points and five rebounds. Fairfield...
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January 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Iona edges Canisius in 79-76 win

NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. (AP) Isaiah Williams scored 26 points, including the final go-ahead 3-pointer, to help Iona slip past Canisius in a 79-76 win Saturday. David Laury added 25 points and 10 rebounds for Iona (11-5, 4-1 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference). Williams hit 9 of 13 from the floor and hauled in in six rebounds while also dishing out five assists. Trailing by as many as...
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January 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Laury's double-double leads Iona past Siena 86-72

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) David Laury scored 24 points, 15 coming in the second half, and grabbed 10 rebounds to help Iona beat Siena 86-72 on Sunday. Laury has recorded a double-double in seven of his last nine games and has reached double-digit scoring in all 13 games he's played. A.J. English had 17 points for Iona (9-5, 2-1 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference). Schadrac Casimir and Isaiah...
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January 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Laury leads Iona over Indiana State 91-84

NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. (AP) David Laury scored 30 points, including 10 of Iona's final 14, to lead the Gaels to a 91-84 victory over Indiana State on Saturday. With Iona's A.J. English, who came in as the nation's leading scorer at 26.5 points per game, held to eight points on 1-of-11 shooting, Laury turned in his 20th career double-double by pulling down 11 rebounds. Isaiah Williams...
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December 13, 2014  |  Discuss

English scores 30 as Iona tops Rider 77-64

NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. (AP) A.J. English scored 30 points - his sixth straight game scoring 25 points or better - and grabbed 14 rebounds to pace Iona's 77-64 defeat of Rider Wednesday night, breaking a two-game skid. Iona (5-3, 1-1 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference) trailed for more than five minutes to start. The Gaels then zoomed past the Broncs on a 9-0 run, including a 3-pointer...
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December 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Casimir lead Iona in 126-76 rout of Delaware State

NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. (AP) Freshman Schadrac Casimir scored 40 points to lead Iona to a 126-76 rout of Delaware State on Wednesday night. Casmir hit eight 3-pointers on 11-of-13 shooting overall, and was the most for an Iona player since Lamont Jones put up 40 against Quinnipiac in 2012. It was the largest margin of victory for the Gaels (4-1) since beating Pace by 51 points in 1968...
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November 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Iona cruises over North Texas 78-58

DENTON, Texas (AP) A.J. English scored 37 points and grabbed eight rebounds to lead Iona to a road victory over North Texas, 78-58, on Saturday. English went 11 of 21 from the floor, including 5 of 11 beyond the arc, and was 10 of 12 from the line. Isaiah Williams added 21 points, while David Laury had 14 points. Iona (3-1) shot 40 percent as a team and was 9 of 29 (31 percent)...
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November 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Iona beats Wake Forest 85-81

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) A.J. English scored 27 points to help Iona beat Wake Forest 85-81 on Friday night. Isaiah Williams added 15 points and 10 rebounds as the Gaels (2-1) had their offense humming much of the night to stay in control. Iona shot 48 percent and made 13 3-pointers while repeatedly coming up with baskets to answer most every spurt the Demon Deacons (2-2) could manage...
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November 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Manhattan Beats Iona To Win MAAC Tournament

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.
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March 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Rivalry Renewed: Manhattan Defeats Iona in OT 80-77

While Iona and Manhattan's rivalry may not have the same national notoriety of a Duke-UNC, the two schools in New York that are separated only by a quick transit but trip has turned into must see TV for any college hoops fan in the country. A national television audience on ESPN 2 were treated to a dandy of a game at Draddy Gymnasium on the campus of Manhattan College in Riverdale...
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March 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Iona beats Marist 86-67 for share of MAAC title

David Laury and A.J. English both scored 22 on Sunday to lead Iona to an 86-67 win over Marist and at least a share of the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference regular-season crown. Iona (19-8, 16-2) used a 33-11 run to take a 77-56 lead on Sean Armand's layup with 5:46 to go, and Marist (11-17, 8-10) never challenged from there Laury also had nine rebounds for Iona, which out-rebounded...
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February 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Iona squanders big lead but escapes at Rider 80-77

Sean Armand and A.J. English each scored 20 on Friday night as Iona nearly squandered a 13-point lead with 3 minutes to go, but escaped at Rider 80-77. Iona (18-8, 15-2 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference) held a double-digit lead for most of the second half until Jimmie Taylor's scoring spree for Rider (13-13, 9-8). Starting with a layup at the 2:55 mark, Taylor scored 10 straight...
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February 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Iona rolls over Monmouth 89-70

A.J. English scored 21 points and added 13 assists as Iona won its ninth consecutive game, topping Monmouth 89-70 Friday night. Tre Bowman scored 23 points to lead the first-place Gaels (17-8, 14-2 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference). Iona jumped to a 42-26 halftime lead and continued to roll in the second half. Tied at 7 early in the contest, Iona went on a 15-5 run for a 22-12...
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February 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Iona edges St Peter's 62-59 on English's 3-pointer

A.J. English drilled a game-winning 3-pointer with 0.7 seconds left to lift Iona over St. Peter's 62-59 on Wednesday night. The Gaels led by eight after a Mike Poole 3-pointer, but St. Peter's responded with six straight points as a Chris Burke steal led to a Marvin Dominique layup with 35 seconds left. After two free throws by English, Trevis Wyche hit a layup. Jamel Fields then...
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February 12, 2014  |  Discuss

English scores 32, lifts Iona over Canisius 101-91

A.J. English scored a career-high 32 points and Iona scored 24 points in the last five minutes to pull away and defeat Canisius 101-91 on Sunday. English hit a 3-pointer to give Iona an 81-75 lead with 5:10 to play, sparking a 24-16 run to end the game. English was 10 of 17 from the field, made four 3-pointers and had six assists. David Laury scored 23 points and grabbed nine rebounds...
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February 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Iona escapes with late rally to beat Niagara 90-89

David Laury had 28 points and nine rebounds Friday night and A.J. English made 3-pointer on a broken play with 7.9 seconds left to lift Iona over Niagara 90-89. Iona lost control of the ball on its final possession, but regained it from the scramble to set up the wide open 3 for English. The Gaels (14-8, 11-2 Metro Atlantic) trailed 86-74 with 4 minutes left before using a 16-3...
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February 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Iona beats Manhattan 85-73, moves to top of MAAC

David Laury had 21 points and Mike Poole scored 19 Friday night as Iona defeated Manhattan 85-73 in a rematch of last year's Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference title game. Sean Armand added 18 points for the Gaels (12-8, 9-2) who pulled even with Canisius for first place in the MAAC. Iona went on a 7-1 run to take a 71-63 lead with 2:43 to play. The Gaels led by no less than six...
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February 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Iona gets by St. Peter's 71-63.

A.J. English scored 18 points in helping Iona move past St. Peters 71-63 on Sunday, remaining atop the Metro Atlantic Athletics Conference standings. Iona's Sean Armand added nine points and jumped three positions on the Iona all-time scoring list, moving to 14th place with 1,432 career points. Iona (11-8, 8-2) led the Peacocks at halftime 44-27 after entering the game tied at...
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January 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Iona moves to 1st in MAAC, beats Quinnipiac 95-73

Sean Armand led the way Friday night with 23 points as Iona beat Quinnipiac 95-73 and avenged a loss to the Bobcats on Jan. 6 in Hamden. A.J. English and Tre Bowman each scored 20 points while Mike Poole and David Laury each added 10 for Iona (10-8, 7-2 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference). The victory put Iona in a three-way tie for first place in the MAAC with Canisius and Manhattan...
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January 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Bowman and Williams lead Iona past Siena 88-74

Tre Bowman scored 25 points and Isaiah Williams added 20 as Iona defeated Siena 88-74 on Sunday. Iona hit 54 percent from the floor, including 13 of 27 from beyond the arc. Leading scorer Sean Armand was held to just 11 points. Siena (7-12, 3-5 Metro Atlantic) trailed by six points midway through the second half when A.J. English's layup kicked-off an 11-2 Iona run capped by a...
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January 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Iona uses a 3-point attack in beating Sienna 87-78

A.J. English shot his way to 31 points in leading Iona to an 87-78 win over Sienna in a conference matchup on Sunday. Sean Armand closed with 19 points for the Gaels who netted 15 3-pointers. Iona (8-7, 5-1 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference) led from the start and took a 50-40 advantage into the break on the heels of the Gaels' high-scoring guard tandem, Armand and English, who...
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January 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Iona uses a 3-point attack in beating Siena 87-78

A.J. English shot his way to 31 points in leading Iona to an 87-78 win over Siena in a conference matchup on Sunday. Sean Armand closed with 19 points for the Gaels who netted 15 3-pointers. Iona (8-7, 5-1 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference) led from the start and took a 50-40 advantage into the break on the heels of the Gaels' high-scoring guard tandem, Armand and English, who...
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January 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Iona gets by Fairfield 84-75

A.J. English scored 25 points and Iona topped Fairfield for the second time this season, 84-75 on Friday night. Iona (7-7, 4-1 Metro Atlantic) led by as many as 14 in the second half, before Fairfield (3-13, 0-6) closed within 79-73 with 33 seconds remaining. But English responded with a dunk, and the Gaels made 3 of 4 free throws in the final 25 seconds to preserve the win. Tre...
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January 10, 2014  |  Discuss
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