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NCAA Game Summary - Niagara at Saint Peter's



(Sunday, March 2nd)

Final Score: Saint Peter's 71, Niagara 67

Jersey City, NJ (SportsNetwork.com) - Desi Washington scored 18 points to lead the Saint Peter's Peacocks to a 71-67 win over the Niagara Purple Eagles in the season finale for the two Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference teams at the Yanitelli Center.

Marvin Dominique tallied 17 points and Chris Burke chipped in 12 for Saint Peter's (13-16, 9-11 MAAC), which ended the season on a four-game winning streak.

Antoine Mason finished with a game-high 20 points for Niagara (6-25, 3-17), which lost its last 10 games of the campaign. Marvin Jordan added 17 points and Wesley Myers tacked on 11.

In the first half Saint Peter's only shot at a 34.6 percent clip, while Niagara was at 41.7 percent shooting. The Purple Eagles led, 29-28, at the break.

The Peacocks woke up in the second half, shooting 60.9 percent from the floor, to rally past Niagara, which turned in a 50 percent shooting effort after the intermission.

Niagara outscored Saint Peter's, 30-18, from 3-point range. The Peacocks had a 19-11 edge from the free-throw line.

03/02 19:44:48 ET

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Scoreboard
Local
Final
CHR 4
DUR 2
 
7:05pm Tonight
CHR
DUR
 
Final
BAL 7
ANA 6
Final
CLE 2
SEA 5
Final
DET 4
CWS 11
Final
CIN 3
ARI 0
Final
TAM 5
MIL 1
Final
NYM 0
PHI 6
Final
BOS 2
TOR 4
Final
MIA 3
WAS 0
Final
CHC 4
COL 3
Final
TEX 11
NYY 12
Final
KAN 1
MIN 2
Final
HOU 4
OAK 7
Final
LOS 8
ATL 4
Final
SDP 3
STL 1
Final
SFG 1
PIT 3
12:10pm Today
TAM
MIL
 
12:10pm Today
NYM
PHI
 
12:35pm Today
CIN
ARI
 
12:40pm Today
MIA
WAS
 
2:10pm Today
HOU
OAK
 
3:45pm Today
SFG
PIT
 
7:05pm Tonight
BAL
ANA
 
7:05pm Tonight
CLE
SEA
 
7:08pm Tonight
DET
CWS
 
7:10pm Tonight
BOS
TOR
 
8:05pm Tonight
CHC
COL
 
8:05pm Tonight
TEX
NYY
 
8:10pm Tonight
KAN
MIN
 
10:10pm Tonight
LOS
ATL
 
10:10pm Tonight
SDP
STL
 
Final
CHR 4
DUR 2
 
7:05pm Tonight
CHR
DUR