Iona improved to 7-1 in the MAAC on Friday night, winning at Niagra, 72-66. Sean Armand, a 6-foot-3 freshman from Brooklyn who's coming on of late, had 15 points off the bench for the Gaels. Mike Glover had 10 points and 17 rebounds.
In the only other local game on Friday, St. Peter's picked up a big win at home over Siena, 77-69. Ryan Bacon had a huge game for the Peacocks, with a career-high 25 points and 15 rebounds. Wesley Jenkins added 17 points. St. Peter's is now 5-3 in the MAAC.