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Carey, Pickett carry Siena over Monmouth 86-72

Mar. 6, 2020 9:37 PM EST

WEST LONG BRANCH, N.J. (AP) — Donald Carey had 18 points to lead five Siena players in double figures as the Saints stretched their win streak to nine games, defeating Monmouth 86-72 on Friday night. Jalen Pickett added 15 points for the Saints. Manny Camper chipped in 14, Elijah Burns scored 14 and Jordan...

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...

Hammond, Traore spark Monmouth's 80-60 romp over Manhattan

Mar. 1, 2020 5:15 PM EST

WEST LONG BRANCH, N.J. (AP) — Deion Hammond scored 18 points as Monmouth led wire-to-wire, routing Manhattan 80-60 on Sunday. Mustapha Traore scored four points in the first 70 seconds and finished with 14 for Monmouth (17-12, 11-7 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference). Melik Martin also added 14 points. Ray...

Marshall scores 21 to lead Rider past Monmouth 79-67

Feb. 29, 2020 12:06 AM EST

LAWRENCEVILLE, N.J. (AP) — Tyere Marshall had 21 points and 15 rebounds as Rider topped Monmouth 79-67 on Friday night. Dimencio Vaughn had 16 points and 11 rebounds for Rider (16-12, 10-8 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference), which earned its sixth consecutive home victory. Stevie Jordan added 14 points....

Salnave leads a balanced Monmouth attack past Quinnipiac

Feb. 23, 2020 4:32 PM EST

WEST LONG RANCH, N.J. (AP) — Ray Salnave scored 14 points to lead five Monmouth players in double figures and the Hawks beat Quinnipiac 89-78 on Sunday. Deion Hammond scored 12, and off the bench, Melik Martin and Louie Pillari scored 12 apiece and George Papas scored 10. The Hawks (16-11, 10-6 Metro...

Salnave scores 13 to carry Monmouth past Marist 65-61 in OT

Feb. 21, 2020 10:20 PM EST

POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. (AP) — Ray Salnave posted 13 points and six rebounds and made a key pair of free throws with 30 seconds left in overtime as Monmouth narrowly beat Marist 65-61 on Friday night. George Papas had 12 points for Monmouth (15-11, 9-6 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference). Melik Martin added 10...

Hammond scores 26 to carry Niagara past Monmouth 77-72

Feb. 16, 2020 4:06 PM EST

LEWISTON, N.Y. (AP) — Marcus Hammond had 26 points and 12 rebounds as Niagara narrowly defeated Monmouth 77-72 on Sunday. Hammond hit 6 of 9 3-pointers with the Purple Eagles finishing 11 of 23 from the arc. Shandon Brown had 17 points and seven rebounds for Niagara (9-16, 7-7 Metro Atlantic Athletic...

Papas scores 32 to lift Monmouth past Canisius 85-71

Feb. 14, 2020 10:25 PM EST

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — George Papas had a career-high 32 points as Monmouth topped Canisius 85-71 on Friday night. Papas hit 9 of 10 foul shots. Ray Salnave had 14 points for Monmouth (14-10, 8-5 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference). Deion Hammond added 11 points. Monmouth totaled 55 points in the second...

Taylor leads Saint Peter's past Monmouth 81-69

Feb. 9, 2020 5:02 PM EST

WEST LONG BRANCH, N.J. (AP) — Quinn Taylor finished with 15 points, nine rebounds and four assists and Saint Peter's pulled away late to beat Monmouth 81-69 on Sunday, moving into first place in the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference with the victory. Monmouth's Melik Martin sank 1 of 2 free throws to knot...

Fairfield upsets Monmouth 55-53 with buzzer-beater

Feb. 4, 2020 9:51 PM EST

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) — Freshman Allan Jeanne-Rose hit the game-winning layup at the buzzer and sixth-place Fairfield upset conference leader Monmouth 55-53 on Tuesday night for its fourth straight home victory. Jeanne-Rose, who entered the game having scored 14 points all season, grabbed a defensive...