HAMDEN, Conn. (AP) — Dezi Jones scored 23 points as Quinnipiac beat Iona 81-58 on Sunday.
Jones also contributed nine rebounds and six assists for the Bobcats (12-5, 3-3 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference). Paul Otieno added 16 points while finishing 7 of 12 from the floor, and grabbed 13 rebounds. Luis Kortright recorded 11 points and shot 3 for 8 (1 for 3 from 3-point range) and 4 of 4 from the free throw line.
Daniss Jenkins led the Gaels (11-5, 4-1) in scoring, finishing with 17 points. Anton Brookshire added 14 points for Iona. In addition, Cruz Davis had 13 points and two steals.
Both teams play on Friday. Quinnipiac hosts Saint Peter’s while Iona hosts Fairfield.
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