NEW ROCHELLE, New York — Sean Armand scored 26 points including 6 of 10 from 3-point range as Iona downed Marist Wednesday night 83-74.
Five players scored in double-figures for Iona (4-2). Isaiah Williams had 17 and A.J. English scored 10 points to go along with 13 assists.
Chavaughn Lewis led Marist (0-8) with 20 points and nine rebounds. Khalid Hart and Jay Bowie had 15 points each.
Marist trailed by 10 or more points for the majority of the game. They were able to cut it to eight with 10 minutes left, but Iona then made four unanswered 3-pointers in a row to take a 20 point lead 69-49. Marist couldn't cut the lead to single-digits the rest of the game.
Iona went 17 of 30 from 3-point range — one off the school record — and held the Red Foxes to 5 of 17 from 3.