Scores

Final

St. Peter's 67

(19-12, 10-8 MAAC)

(24) Marist 78

(30-2, 18-0 MAAC)

11:30 AM ET, March 8, 2008

1 2 T
SPU 35 3267
#24MRST 39 3978

Top Performers

St. Peter's: L. Reke 16 Pts, 3 Reb, 2 Ast, 3 Stl

Marist: R. Fitz 18 Pts, 12 Reb, 1 Ast

Red Foxes advance to face Iona in title game Sunday

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- Rachele Fitz had 18 points and 12 rebounds to lead Marist (No. 20 ESPN/USA Today, No. 24 AP) to a 78-67 victory over St. Peter's in the semifinals of the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference tournament Saturday.

The top-seeded Red Foxes (30-2) will play second-seeded Iona, which reached the title game with a 74-69 win against Fairfield, in Sunday's championship game.

Fifth-seeded St. Peter's (19-12) lost to Marist for the third time in 11 days.

Nikki Flores had 14 points and Julianne Viani finished with 12 for Marist, which led 39-35 at halftime.

Lauma Reke scored 16 points, Johnell Burts had 14 and Ali Alena 13 for the Peahens.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
SPU
MRST
Points 67 78
FG Made-Attempted 23-69 (.333) 19-44 (.432)
3P Made-Attempted 5-14 (.357) 6-12 (.500)
FT Made-Attempted 16-23 (.696) 34-44 (.773)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 31 (0/0) 19 (0/0)
Largest Lead 1 16

Game Leaders

 
SPU
MRST
PointsL. Reke 16R. Fitz 18
ReboundsC. Riddick 10R. Fitz 12
AssistsJ. Burts 3N. Flores 4
StealsL. Reke 3M. Dahlman 1

2007-08 Season

DATEGAMELINKS
Feb 22, 2008 MRST @ SPU7:00 PM ET
Feb 27, 2008 MRST 70, @SPU 57Recap | Box Score
Mar 1, 2008 @MRST 71, SPU 58Recap | Box Score
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