NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. (AP) -- A.J. English scored 25 points and Iona topped Fairfield for the second time this season, 84-75 on Friday night.
Iona (7-7, 4-1 Metro Atlantic) led by as many as 14 in the second half, before Fairfield (3-13, 0-6) closed within 79-73 with 33 seconds remaining. But English responded with a dunk, and the Gaels made 3 of 4 free throws in the final 25 seconds to preserve the win.
Iona defeated Fairfield 83-72 earlier this year in a contest at Fairfield, and has won seven of the last 11 in the series.
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