LIVE CHAT - Marist Women's Basketball, MAAC Quarterfinal Round
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. -- Follow the action through our live blog as the Marist women's basketball team faces ninth-seeded Manhattan in a MAAC Tournament quarterfinal contest at 1:30 p.m. Friday. Marist SID Mike Ferraro will be the moderator.Marist earned a 60-39 victory in the teams' first meeting in Riverdale on Jan. 25, and the Red Foxes prevailed 66-47 in Poughkeepsie on Feb. 17. In the last three seasons, Manhattan is the only MAAC team to defeat Marist, recording a 48-44 home triumph on Feb. 4, 2012. Marist has won 28 straight games against MAAC foes since. This is the fifth all-time MAAC Tournament meeting between the teams. The Jaspers prevailed in 2000 and 2002, while the Red Foxes advanced in 2004 and 2007.