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Fordham 95, Fairfield 80

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) -- Marcus Stout scored 18 of his game-high
22 points in the first half to lead Fordham to a 95-80 victory over
Fairfield on Wednesday night.

Fordham turned a two-point deficit into a commanding lead with a
21-0 run in the first half, and Stout scored 12 of those points.
The Rams (3-6) never led by fewer than 15 the rest of the game.

Corey McCrae, whose previous season-high was six points, scored
21 with six 3-pointers for Fordham. Bryant Dunston added 16 points
and 11 rebounds, and Jermaine Anderson scored 13. Stout added five
assists.

It was the second straight victory for the Rams, who started 1-6
before winning at Virginia.

Michael Bell led Fairfield (1-7) with 17 points and Michael Van
Schaick added 16 points and six rebounds.

It was the most points Fairfield has allowed at home since a
96-67 loss to Iona in 1999.

Fordham shot 48 percent for the game and 54 percent in the first
half. It made 11-of-22 from 3-point range and attempted 45 free
throws to Fairfield's 13.