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Fairfield vs Canisius Final: 66-53 - Recap
Fairfield got 17 points from Jesus Cruz en route to a 66-53 victory over Canisius on Saturday at George Bisacca Court at Alumni Hall.
Bettors who backed Fairfield were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as an underdog of +5.5 at sportsbooks.
Jake Wojcik had 16 points for Fairfield and Supreme Cook chipped in with 10 points. Taj Benning had 3 assists for them, while Chris Maidoh was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 9 boards.
Canisius got 14 points from Malek Green in a losing cause and another 13 points from Majesty Brandon. Jacco Fritz contributed 4 assists for them, while Jacco Fritz had 10 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Fairfield were victorious, as the score was $HalfScore at the break.
Fairfield had a 39-28 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Fairfield looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Monmouth. Canisius will aim to get back on the winning track vs. Manhattan.