Scores

Final

Fairfield 72

(5-11, 3-5 MAAC)

Marist 91

(10-6, 4-4 MAAC)

    7:00 PM ET, January 20, 2006

    McCann Arena, Poughkeepsie, New York

    1 2 T
    FAIR 31 4172
    MRST 51 4091

    Top Performers

    Fairfield: J. Han 17 Pts, 3 Reb, 6 Ast

    Marist: J. Smith 18 Pts, 13 Reb, 1 Stl, 2 Blk

    Marist 91, Fairfield 72

    POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. (AP) -- Will Whittington made eight 3-pointers and finished with 25 points to lead Marist to a 91-72 win over Fairfield on Friday night.

    James Smith added 18 points and 13 rebounds. Jared Jordan scored 17 points and dished out 12 assists for the Red Foxes (10-6, 4-4 Metro Atlantic Athletic), who led the whole game.

    After Fairfield cut the deficit to 35-29, Marist closed the first half on a 16-2 run to take a 51-31 lead at the break.

    The closest the Stags (5-11, 3-5) got the rest of the way was 72-60 on a 3-pointer by Jonathan Han.

    Terrence Todd and Han led Fairfield with 17 points apiece. DeWitt Maxwell added 12 points.

    Ryan Stilphen contributed 13 points and Carl Hood 11 for the Red Foxes, who shot 52 percent to win their fifth straight.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    FAIR
    MRST
    Points 72 91
    FG Made-Attempted 27-63 (.429) 31-60 (.517)
    3P Made-Attempted 10-28 (.357) 12-25 (.480)
    FT Made-Attempted 8-13 (.615) 17-22 (.773)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 19 (0/0) 16 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 0 21

    2005-06 Season

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