|MAAC Tournament - Iona Downs Siena 73-57 - Match Report|
Iona earned a 73-57 victory over Siena on Sunday, getting 22 points from Asante Gist at Times Union Center.
Iona won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the -2.0-point spread as favorites.
Rickey McGill had 18 points for Iona and E.J. Crawford chipped in with 16 points. Asante Gist had 3 assists for them, while Tajuan Agee was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 13 boards.
Siena got a 15-point performance from Jalen Pickett, who was supported by 15 points from Evan Fisher. Jalen Pickett had 8 assists in a losing cause for Siena, while Kevin Degnan grabbed 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Iona were victorious, as the score was $HalfScore at the break.
Iona won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 35-27.