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Paulicap lifts Manhattan by Fairfield 61-43 in MAAC tourney

Mar. 10, 2020 8:20 PM EDT

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Pauly Paulicap tallied 18 points and 12 rebounds to carry Manhattan to a 61-43 win over Fairfield in the opening game of the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference Tournament on Tuesday. Manhattan (13-17) advances to face top-seeded Siena in the quarterfinals on Wednesday. Samir...

Fairfield ends skid while extending Manhattan's woes

Mar. 6, 2020 10:13 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Jesus Cruz had 21 points as Fairfield defeated Manhattan 66-50 on Friday night to end the Metro Atlantic Athletic regular season. Landon Taliaferro had 19 points for Fairfield (12-19, 8-12), which snapped its four-game losing streak. The Stags built a 19-9 lead and went to the break up...

Salnave scores 34 to lift Monmouth past Fairfield 69-45

Mar. 4, 2020 10:05 PM EST

WEST LONG BRANCH, N.J. (AP) — Ray Salnave drilled 5 of 6 3-points and scored a career-high 34 points and Monmouth rolled past Fairfield 69-45 on Wednesday night. George Papas and Deion Hammond each added 10 points for the Hawks (18-12, 12-7 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference) and Mustapha Traore snared 10...

Jordan scores 19, Vaughn 17 in Rider's win over Fairfield

Mar. 1, 2020 5:39 PM EST

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) — Stevie Jordan had 19 points and seven rebounds as Rider topped Fairfield 65-51 on Sunday. Jordan hit 13 of 16 free throws and made three steals to tie Ryan Thompson (2006-10) for the program's career record of 188. Dimencio Vaughn added 17 points for Rider (17-12, 11-8 Metro...

Kelly scores 16 to lead Quinnipiac over Fairfield 60-58

Feb. 28, 2020 9:50 PM EST

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) — Jacob Rigoni made a 3-pointer as time expired to lift Quinnipiac over Fairfield 60-58 on Friday night. Rich Kelly led the Bobcats with 16 points. Kevin Marfo had 12 rebounds for Quinnipiac (13-15, 8-10 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference), which broke its four-game road losing...

Siena takes lead late, holds on for 62-59 win at Fairfield

Feb. 23, 2020 4:57 PM EST

FAIRFIELD, Conn. (AP) — Elijah Burns scored 15 points and Jalen Pickett added 14 with five assists as Siena grabbed a late lead and held on, defeating Fairfield 62-59 on Sunday. A 3-pointer by Jordan King, who was 3-for-3 from distance, helped Siena (15-10, 11-5 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference) take the...

Benning's late shot gives Fairfield 61-60 win over Niagara

Feb. 21, 2020 9:59 PM EST

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) — Taj Benning scored with 11.1 seconds to give Fairfield a 61-60 win over Niagara on Friday night. Benning, who finished with 14 points, shot only 4 of 11 from the floor, but his one-handed runner as he crossed the paint put the Stags ahead before Niagara's Marcus Hammond missed...

Saint Peter's remains atop MAAC beating Fairfield

Feb. 16, 2020 5:22 PM EST

JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) — Aaron Estrada had a season-high 20 points as St. Peter's beat Fairfield 61-44 on Sunday. The Peacocks remain a half-game ahead of Siena in Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference action. Siena (13-10, 9-5) beat Manhattan on Sunday. Fousseyni Drame had 11 points and 10 rebounds for St....

Benning, Eze lift Fairfield over Marist in overtime 57-53

Feb. 14, 2020 10:23 PM EST

POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. (AP) — Taj Benning and Vincent Eze combined to score all 12 of Fairfield's overtime points to lead the Stags over Marist 57-53 on Friday night. Benning hit 3-pointer for Fairfield's first points in overtime and made two free throws with 18.2 seconds left for a 56-53 lead. After Tyler...

Iona gives Fairfield a 24-point drubbing behind Ross

Feb. 9, 2020 4:52 PM EST

FAIRFIELD, Conn. (AP) — Isaiah Ross had a season-high 23 points as Iona easily defeated Fairfield 78-54 on Sunday. E.J. Crawford added 22 points for the Gaels. Ross shot 6 for 7 from deep. Tajuan Agee had 17 points and seven rebounds for Iona (7-12, 5-7 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference). Isaiah...