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MAAC Tournament - Niagara Defeats Marist 67-62 - Recap

Niagara got 17 points from Raheem Solomon en route to a 67-62 victory over Marist on Thursday at Boardwalk Hall.

Niagara won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the -1.0-point spread as favorites.

Kobi Nwandu had 15 points for Niagara and Nicholas Kratholm chipped in with 10 points. Raheem Solomon had 4 assists for them, while Marcus Hammond was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 9 boards.

Marist got 14 points from Jordan Jones in a losing cause and another 12 points from Raheim Sullivan. Raheim Sullivan contributed 2 assists for them, while Jordan Jones had 10 rebounds.

Niagara led at halftime, 28-21.

Marist won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 37-35.