Scores

Final

Fairfield 64

(10-16, 8-6 MAAC)

Marist 65

(18-7, 10-4 MAAC)

    7:30 PM ET, February 8, 2007

    McCann Arena, Poughkeepsie, New York

    1 2 T
    FAIR 25 3964
    MRST 33 3265

    Top Performers

    Fairfield: M. Van Schaick 24 Pts, 5 Reb, 2 Ast

    Marist: J. Smith 21 Pts, 11 Reb, 1 Ast, 4 Blk

    Marist 65, Fairfield 64

    Associated Press

    POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. (AP) -- James Smith hit the second of his two free throws with no time remaining to lift Marist to a 65-64 win over Fairfield Thursday night.

    Smith finished with 21 points and 11 rebounds to lead the Red Foxes (18-7, 10-4 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference). Ryan Stilphen scored 18 points and Jared Jordan contributed 13 for Marist.

    Mike Van Schaik had 24 points to lead Fairfield (10-16, 8-6). Greg Nero scored 13 points, Anthony Johnson added 11 and Jonathan Han contributed 10 for Fairfield.

    Marist led 33-25 at half time, but the game was close with eight ties and 12 lead changes. Marist finished with a 45.1 shooting percentage, while Fairfield shot at 45.3 percent.

    Fairfield outrebounded Marist 35-31.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    FAIR
    MRST
    Points 64 65
    FG Made-Attempted 24-53 (.453) 23-51 (.451)
    3P Made-Attempted 5-20 (.250) 5-24 (.208)
    FT Made-Attempted 11-17 (.647) 14-24 (.583)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 23 (0/0) 13 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 5 9

    2006-07 Season

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