>> Metro Atlantic Conference Tournament - Quinnipiac Downs Niagara 89-80 - Match Report
Quinnipiac earned an 89-80 victory over Niagara on Saturday, getting 20 points from Shaq Shannon at MassMutual Center.
Quinnipiac was a favorite by 7.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors.
Ike Azotam had 18 points for Quinnipiac and Ousmane Drame chipped in with 15 points. Evan Conti had 6 assists for them, while Ousmane Drame was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 16 boards.
Niagara got 28 points from Antoine Mason in a losing cause and another 15 points from Marvin Jordan. Marvin Jordan contributed 4 assists for them, while Ramone Snowden had 6 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Quinnipiac were victorious, as the score was 38-36 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Quinnipiac as they grabbed 42 boards, while Niagara only had 29.