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Washington keys Iona's 2nd half eruption in win over Marist

Feb. 16, 2020 3:30 PM EST

NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. (AP) — Isaiah Washington scored 21 points and E.J. Crawford added 20 and Iona rallied in the second half for a 78-70 win over Marist on Sunday. Iona (9-12, 7-7 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference) has won four straight following a three-game skid. Marist led 33-23 at halftime, then the...

Crawford scores 21 to carry Iona past Manhattan 80-57

Feb. 14, 2020 9:39 PM EST

NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. (AP) — E.J. Crawford had 21 points, six rebounds and seven assists as Iona routed Manhattan 80-57 on Friday night. Tajuan Agee had 16 points and five assists for Iona (8-12, 6-7 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference). Isaiah Washington added 14 points, and Isaiah Ross had 12. Crawford made...

Mike Bryan, left, of the U.S. makes a backhand return as his brother Bob watches during their third round doubles match against Croatia's Ivan Dodig and Slovakia's Filip Polasek at the Australian Open tennis championship in Melbourne, Australia, Monday, Jan. 27, 2020. (AP Photo/Dita Alangkara)

Bryan brothers to make 1 last Davis Cup appearance for US

Feb. 10, 2020 6:35 PM EST

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — Twins Bob and Mike Bryan will bid farewell to the Davis Cup by playing in the team competition for the final time when the United States hosts Uzbekistan in Hawaii next month. U.S. captain Mardy Fish announced his roster on Monday, with the Bryan brothers joined by Taylor Fritz,...

FILE- In this April 25, 1997, file photo, Author Roger Kahn, author of the bestseller

Roger Kahn, elegant 'Boys of Summer' author, dies at 92

Feb. 7, 2020 5:20 PM EST

MAMARONECK, N.Y. (AP) — Roger Kahn, the writer who wove memoir and baseball and touched millions of readers through his romantic account of the Brooklyn Dodgers in "The Boys of Summer," has died. He was 92. He died Thursday at a nursing facility in Mamaroneck, a Westchester County suburb, son Gordon Kahn...

"Boys of Summer" author Roger Kahn dies at 92

Feb. 7, 2020 1:09 PM EST
MAMARONECK, N.Y. (AP) — "Boys of Summer" author Roger Kahn dies at 92.

Man pleads guilty in killing of woman found in suitcase

Feb. 5, 2020 4:09 PM EST

GREENWICH, Conn. (AP) — A Portuguese man pleaded guilty Wednesday to the killing of his ex-girlfriend, whose body was found stuffed in a suitcase in Connecticut a year ago. Police in Greenwich, Connecticut, said Javier Da Silva Rojas pleaded guilty in federal court in White Plains, New York, to kidnapping...

King leads Siena over Iona 87-64

Jan. 31, 2020 9:15 PM EST

NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. (AP) — Jordan King had 13 points to lead seven Siena players in double figures as the Saints snapped their nine-game road losing streak, easily defeating Iona 87-64 on Friday night. Manny Camper, Kyle Young and Jalen Pickett added 12 points apiece for the Saints. Gary Harris, Jr. chipped...

Hammond, Salnave send Monmouth past Iona

Jan. 26, 2020 4:05 PM EST

NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. (AP) — Deion Hammond scored 25 points and Ray Salnave scored 15 with six rebounds and five assists and Monmouth beat Iona 94-88 on Sunday. Marcus McClary scored 12 for Monmouth (12-7, 6-2 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference), Samuel Chaput 11, and George Papas added 10 off the bench. The...

Agee scores 24 points, Iona holds off Canisius 69-66

Jan. 24, 2020 9:34 PM EST

NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. (AP) — Tajuan Agee scored a season-high 24 points, E.J. Crawford added 18 and Iona held off Canisius 69-66 on Friday night. Iona (5-9, 3-4 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference) led by 22 points with 11 1/2 minutes left when the Golden Griffins (8-11, 3-5) went on a 19-0 run, sparked by...

Late steal helps Iona defeat Fairfield 64-57 in MAAC play

Jan. 17, 2020 10:16 PM EST

NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. (AP) — Tajuan Agee and Asante Gist scored 13 points each, Isaiah Washington took a steal for a fast-break layup with 1:23 to play and Iona defeated Fairfield 64-57 Friday night, winning on its home court the first time this season. Iona (4-8, 2-3 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference) held...