Thomas dominant as No. 8 Maryland women rout Siena
Ally Malott led six players in double figures with 19 points as No. 16 Dayton routed Siena 91-53 Saturday
Ali Jaques has been hired as the women's basketball coach at Siena.
Senior guard Erica Allenspach scored a game-high 34 points as No. 18 Marist defeated Siena 60-45 in the semifinals of the MAAC tournament Saturday at the Webster Bank Arena.
Erica Allenspach scored 20 points and No. 21 Marist wrapped up its seventh straight outright regular-season conference title with a 64-48 rout of Siena on Friday night that extended the nation's longest winning streak to 22 games.
Fairfield 61, Siena 55
No. 21 Marist 65, Siena 55
Kathleen Scheer had 14 points to pace Duke (No. 12 ESPN/USA Today, No. 8 AP), which shook off a sluggish start to beat Siena 86-41 Saturday night in the Women of Troy Basketball Classic.
For the fifth straight week, the top three teams in the ESPN/USA Today coaches' poll remained the same.
Once top-ranked Maryland got going, Siena couldn't keep up.
Shay Doron scored 16 of her 23 points in the first half, leading No. 14 Maryland to a 107-66 win over Siena on Friday night.
Ashley Earley scored 21 points to lead Vanderbilt (No. 15 ESPN/USA Today, No. 14 AP) over Siena 76-47 in the championship game of the Vanderbilt Tournament
Shay Doron scored 21 points to lead No. 24 Maryland past Siena 73-52 on Sunday.
Canisius advanced to the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference tournament's championship game for the first time in school history with an upset 81-72 win over top-seeded Siena (17-11) on Saturday.
Ann Strother had 14 points, seven rebounds and five assists to lead top-ranked Connecticut to a 69-45 victory Tuesday night over Siena, extending the Huskies' home winning streak to 67 games.
Oklahoma 85, Siena 70