Iona Vs. Denver Pioneers: Denver Looks For Third Straight Win.

The Denver Pioneers will look to keep their win streak alive vs. the Iona Gaels.

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Denver Vs. Iona Final Score: Gaels Bounce Pioneers In Overtime

Denver entered its Wednesday night game with Iona as a 25-point favorite in Vegas, but a Randy Dezouvre 18-foot jumper with 1.6 seconds remaining in overtime gave the Gaels an 80-78 road win.

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Chris Udofia tied it at 78 with 18.8 seconds left in the extra period, making a pair of free throws. But Iona hurried the ball down the court. Scott Machado drove the lane and kicked the ball back out to Dezouvre near the top of the key, where he swished the winning shot.

Denver, who led by 11 at halftime, had four starters finish in double-figures. Guard Brett Olsen led the way for the Pioneers with 20 points on 7-of-9 shooting. Udofia went 6-for-11 from the field to finish with 18 points, five rebounds, and four assists. Chase Hallam (11 points) and Brian Stafford (10 points and five assists ) helped pace the Pioneers' offense in the win.

Lamont Jones (21 points) and Scott Machado (19 points) starred for Iona in the win.

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Denver Vs. Iona Score Update: Pioneers Lead 43-32

The Denver Pioneers are looking to push their record to 7-1 with their third consecutive win, and at halftime, Denver leads Iona 43-32 at Magness Arena in Denver. The Pioneers were led by guard Brett Olsen, who scored 15 points on 5-of-6 shooting including 3-for-3 from three-point range. Sophomore forward Chris Udofia added eight points and two rebounds for the Pioneers in the first half.

Lamont Jones was the lone scorer in double-figures for Iona. The junior guard finished with 11 points on 4-of-7 shooting. Teammate Scott Machado finished the half with five points, four rebounds, and three assists.

Denver's biggest advantage thus far comes in three-point shooting: the Pioneers have knocked down 7-of-12 long range attempts, while Iona is just 3-for-9.

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