The Saturday afternoon hoops roundup

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.