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Iona forward David Laury is embraced by teammate (Credit: AP)

Iona forward David Laury is embraced by teammate Tre Bowman after beating Manhattan during the 2013 MAAC Championship NCAA college basketball game in Springfield, Mass. (March 11, 2013)

Iona College heads to NCAA

Iona College beats Manhattan 60-57 to win the MAAC tournament championship. The win sends them to the NCAA tournament.

Iona forward David Laury is embraced by teammate
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Iona forward David Laury is embraced by teammate Tre Bowman after beating Manhattan during the 2013 MAAC Championship NCAA college basketball game in Springfield, Mass. (March 11, 2013)

Manhattan guard C.J. Jones reaches through and steals
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Manhattan guard C.J. Jones reaches through and steals the ball from Iona forward David Laury in the first half of the 2013 MAAC championship in Springfield, Mass. (March 11, 2013)

Manhattan head coach Steve Masiello calls to his
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Manhattan head coach Steve Masiello calls to his players during the first half of the 2013 MAAC Championship NCAA college basketball game against Iona in Springfield, Mass. (March 11, 2013)

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Iona guard Lamont Jones, left, drives to the
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Iona guard Lamont Jones, left, drives to the basket past Manhattan forward Emmy Andujar, right, during the first half of the 2013 MAAC Championship NCAA college basketball game in Springfield, Mass. (March 11, 2013)

Iona guard Lamont Jones, second from left, celebrates
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Iona guard Lamont Jones, second from left, celebrates with teammates after beating Manhattan during the 2013 MAAC Championship NCAA college basketball game in Springfield, Mass. (March 11, 2013)

Manhattan forward Rhamel Brown (5) and Iona forward
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Manhattan forward Rhamel Brown (5) and Iona forward David Laury, rear, reach for a rebound during the first half of the Metro Atlantic Athletic Association championship NCAA college basketball game in Springfield, Mass. (March 11, 2013)

Manhattan guard Michael Alvarado, right, tries to lay
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Manhattan guard Michael Alvarado, right, tries to lay up as he is surrounded by Iona defenders during the second half of the 2013 MAAC Championship NCAA college basketball game in Springfield, Mass. (March 11, 2013)

Iona forward Taaj Ridley celebrates during the final
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Iona forward Taaj Ridley celebrates during the final seconds of the MAAC Tournament championship game in Springfield, Mass. (March 11, 2013)

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Iona forward David Laury cannot get a grip
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Iona forward David Laury cannot get a grip on a rebound against Manhattan forward Rhamel Brown, left, during the first half of the Metro Atlantic Athletic Association championship NCAA college basketball game in Springfield, Mass. (March 11, 2013)

Iona head coach Tim Cluess calls to his
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Iona head coach Tim Cluess calls to his players during the first half of the 2013 MAAC Championship NCAA college basketball game against Manhattan in Springfield, Mass. (March 11, 2013)

Iona guard Sean Armand (22) celebrates with fans
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Iona guard Sean Armand (22) celebrates with fans after beating Manhattan during the MAAC championship game in Springfield, Mass. (March 11, 2013)

Iona guard Tre Bowman (23) taps a rebound
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Iona guard Tre Bowman (23) taps a rebound against Manhattan guard Donovan Kates (33) and forward Shane Richards during the first half of the Metro Atlantic Athletic Association championship NCAA college basketball game in Springfield, Mass. (March 11, 2013)

Manhattan forward Rhamel Brown is surrounded by Iona
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Manhattan forward Rhamel Brown is surrounded by Iona guard Sean Armand, forward David Laury and guard Tre Bowman (23) as he looks to pass during the second half of the Metro Atlantic Athletic Association championship NCAA college basketball game in Springfield, Mass. (March 11, 2013)

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