Saints Matched up with Fairfield in MAAC Tournament Quarterfinals

Feb. 25, 2007

Loudonville, N.Y. - The Siena women's basketball team heads to Bridgeport, Conn. as the #5 seed in the 2007 MAAC Championships at the Arena at Harbor Yard. The Saints are set to square off with #4 Fairfield on Friday at 3:30 p.m. in the quarterfinals.

Siena split the regular season series as each team held serve on their home court. Fairfield has eliminated the Saints in the MAAC tournament the past two years. Both losses came by a single point.

The winner will advance to the semifinal round on Saturday and will face the winner of #1 Marist vs. the winner of the opening round contest between #8 Manhattan and #9 Niagara.

2007 MAAC Women's Basketball Championships Schedule:

First Round Game 1: (Thursday at 12 p.m.) #7 Saint Peter's vs. #10 Rider Game 2: (Thursday at 2 p.m.) #8 Manhattan vs. #9 Niagara

Quarterfinals Game 3: (Friday at 9:30 a.m.) #2 Iona vs. Game 1 Winner Game 4: (Friday at 11:30 a.m.) #3 Loyola vs. #6 Canisius Game 5: (Friday at 1:30 p.m.) #1 Marist vs. Game 2 Winner Game 6: (Friday at 3:30 p.m.) #4 Fairfield vs. #5 Siena


Game 7: (Saturday at 9:30 a.m.) Game 3 Winner vs. Game 4 Winner Game 8: (Saturday at 11:30 a.m.) Game 5 Winner vs. Game 6 Winner

Championship Game Game 9: (Sunday at 2 p.m.) Game 7 Winner vs. Game 8 Winner