NOTES: Walker's double-double was his third of the year. ... The teams split two games during the regular season, each winning on the other's home floor. ... Former New York Knick Anthony Mason was on hand to see his son, Antoine, play for Niagara. The younger Mason scored 11 points in the game. ... In the earlier games, Rakim Sanders had 15 points and eight rebounds and fourth-seed Fairfield held off Rider, 65-63; while Mike Glover had 29 points and seven rebounds, and conference Player of the Year and national assist leader (10.0 per game after Saturday's game) Scott Machado added 18 points, eight assists and six rebounds in No. 1 Iona's 87-63 victory over Marist. That was Iona's 25th win of the year. The Gaels play Fairfield in Sunday's first game. ... This tournament is being played at a neutral site for the first time since the 1989 tourney was played at the Meadowlands. It caps a season of celebration between the league and the nearby Basketball Hall of Fame, which unveiled a MAAC exhibit prior to the start of the season. ... Niagara advanced out of the first round with an 80-70 win, its third of the season over rival Canisius, as Green led five players in double figures with 20 points.