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Men’s Hoops Falls to UMW in CAC Action

Friday, December 09, 2011
Arlington, Va. – Marymount University’s men’s basketball team fell 89-75 to Capital Athletic Conference rival Mary Washington on Friday night. The Saints drop to 3-6 overall and 1-3 in league play.

Jesse Konadu led the Saints with 18 points to go with five rebounds, three assists and a pair of steals. John Magnani added 16 points, six boards and two blocks while Andrew Somuah chimed in with 11 points on a perfect 5-for-5 performance from the field.

Garrett Snoops led all players with seven assists.

Marymount matched the Eagles (7-2, 3-0 CAC) nearly stat for stat but was outdone from behind the arc. The Saints hit just 3-of-24 of their three-pointers while UMW converted 11-of-23 at a 47.8 percent clip.

Bradley Riester led the Eagles with a game-high 20 points. Tad Dickman added 15, E.J. Willis had 14 off the bench and both Walt Smith and Matt Boward chipped in 10.

Marymount returns to the hardwood on Monday, December 19 against Elms. Tip-off is set for 7 p.m. and fans can follow the action live by logging on to www.marymount.edu/athletics/mBasketball and selecting the “live stats” and “live video” links.