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Iona Defeats Manhattan 78-70 - Recap

Iona got a 30-point performance from Lamont Jones as Iona handed Manhattan a 78-70 defeat on Sunday at Hynes Athletics Center.

Bettors who backed Iona were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 13.

Iona got 14 points from Taaj Ridley and another 9 points from Tre Bowman. Tavon Sledge contributed 8 assists, while Taaj Ridley cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.

Manhattan got 17 points from Emmy Andujar in a losing cause and another 16 points from Rhamel Brown. Rhamel Brown contributed 4 assists for them, while Rhamel Brown had 9 rebounds.

Iona trailed at halftime, 36-30.

Manhattan won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 33-26.