NCAA Basketball

Thomasson's 25 help Niagara defeat Fairfield 76-68

By The Associated Press

LEWISTON, N.Y. (AP) Noah Thomasson's 25 points helped Niagara defeat Fairfield 76-68 on Friday night.

Thomasson was 11 of 18 shooting and 3 of 3 from the free throw line for the Purple Eagles (15-12, 10-8 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference). Braxton Bayless shot 7 of 12 from the field and 5 for 6 from the line to add 19 points. Joe Kasperzyk finished 5 of 7 from the field to finish with 11 points.

Allan Jeanne-Rose finished with 17 points for the Stags (12-16, 8-10). TJ Long added 17 points for Fairfield. In addition, Jalen Leach had eight points.


These two teams both play Sunday. Niagara hosts Saint Peter's while Fairfield visits Canisius.


The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar.

Updated February 24, 2023

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