ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) Raheem Solomon came off the bench to score 17 points to lead Niagara to a 67-62 win over Marist in the quarterfinals of the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference Tournament on Thursday night.
The No. 5 seed Purple Eagles play ninth-seeded Iona in the semifinals Friday.
Kobi Nwandu had 15 points and three blocks for Niagara (9-10). Nicholas Kratholm added 10 points. Marcus Hammond had nine rebounds.