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NCAA Game Summary - Siena at Niagara



(Friday, December 6)

Final Score: Siena 84, Niagara 71

Lewiston, NY (SportsNetwork.com) - Rob Poole posted 21 points and eight rebounds as the Siena Saints captured an 84-71 win over the Niagara Purple Eagles in Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference action at the Gallagher Center.

Also scoring in double figures for the Saints (3-7, 1-0 MAAC) before fouling out were Lavon Long and Evan Hymes with 14 points apiece, while Brett Bisping pitched in with 10 points before he too picked up his fifth personal foul as the team snapped a four-game slide. Marquis Wright shot just 1-of-6 from the field and finished with six points, but was still valuable with his career- high 10 assists.

The Purple Eagles (1-8, 0-1), losers of seven in a row, were paced by Antoine Mason with 18 points, Rayvon Harris 15 and Ramone Snowden 11 points and seven rebounds for the hosts.

Niagara shot a mere 37.0 percent from the floor in the first half, missing all five chances behind the 3-point line, while at the same time the Saints were knocking down an impressive 61.3 percent from the field in order to claim a 47-35 advantage at the break.

In the second half Siena dropped to 42.9 percent accuracy from the floor, but made up for it by outscoring the hosts at the free-throw line in the period, 18-8, en route to the 13-point win.

Siena turned the ball over 17 times on the night, but the squad never trailed as it held Niagara to 0-of-13 shooting out on the perimeter.

12/06 22:22:10 ET

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Scoreboard
Local
Final
CHA 91
CHI 86
14th
DUR 6
NOR 6
 
Final
CIN 4
PIT 0
Final
BAL 3
TAM 0
Final
NYY 3
CHC 0
Final
MIL 5
STL 1
Final
ARI 2
NYM 5
Final
PHI 0
ATL 1
9th
NYY 2
CHC 0
 
8th
DET 2
CLE 3
 
Final
MIA 3
WAS 6
7th
TEX 0
SEA 2
 
6th
CWS 1
BOS 1
 
6th
HOU 4
KAN 2
 
8:10pm Tonight
MIN 0
TOR 0
10:05pm Tonight
ANA
OAK
10:10pm Tonight
SDP
COL
10:15pm Tonight
SFG
LOS
Final
CHA 91
CHI 86
Final
ORL 86
IND 101
4th
MIL 93
ATL 100
 
4th
CLE 102
BRK 77
 
4th
MEM 75
DAL 78
 
4th
OKC 91
DET 97
 
4th
NOP 97
HOU 96
 
4th
SAN 98
LAL 112
 
4th
MIA 69
PHI 89
 
4th
NYK 78
TOR 81
 
4th
MIN 95
UTA 100
 
4th
BOS 88
WAS 110
 
10:30pm Tonight
DEN
GSW
10:30pm Tonight
POR
LAC
10:30pm Tonight
SAC
PHO
1st OT
TAM 4
MON 4
 
3rd
PIT 4
CLB 3
 
10:00pm Tonight
ANA
DAL
14th
DUR 6
NOR 6