Jordan’s 3 lifts Fairfield past Fordham
NEW YORK (AP)—Lyndon Jordan hit a 3-pointer with 2 seconds remaining to give Fairfield a 69-66 victory over Fordham on Thursday night.
Luke Devine’s basket with 20 seconds to go had tied the score for the Rams.
Jordan then hit his winning shot to lift the Stags (7-3) to their sixth straight win.
Jonathan Han scored 14 points to lead Fairfield. Greg Nero scored 13, Warren Edney had 10 and Anthony Johnson added nine points and a game-high 13 rebounds.
Jio Fontan had 22 points to lead Fordham (1-7), and Mike Moore added 20.
The Stags shot 50 percent (27-for-54) from the field, including 8-for-19 on 3s, and finished with a 36-29 rebounding advantage.
Mike Evanovich’s 3 with 11:50 left gave Fairfield its biggest lead, 50-43.