Fairfield routs Saint Peter's 61-38
BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) Rakim Sanders scored 15 points and Fairfield defeated Saint Peter's 61-38 Wednesday night, for its sixth straight win.
Olander opened the game with a three-point play as Fairfield (16-10, 11-4 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference) scored the first five points, en route to a 12-2 lead.
The Peacocks (5-22, 4-12) would make it an eight-point game, 14-6, with 12:36 left but Fairfield answered with four straight to pull away.
The Stags held Saint Peter's to 5-of-24 shooting in the first half for a 33-13 lead at halftime.
Derek Needham added 11 points, going 3 of 6 from 3-point range.
Brandon Hall scored nine points to lead Saint Peter's, which lost its third straight and eighth out of its last nine.
Updated February 15, 2012