Dayton senior guard Vee Sanford tied a career high with 23 points off the bench, and the fifth-seeded Flyers beat 13th-seeded Fordham, 87-74, Thursday in the first round of the Atlantic 10 Conference tournament at the Barclays Center in New York.
When/Where: Sunday, 4 p.m.; Hagan Arena.
TV/Radio: CBS Sports Network; 610-AM, WFIL-AM (560).
Outlook: A Hawks victory over the struggling Explorers (14-15, 6-9) would clinch the second seed in next week's Atlantic Ten tournament. The Hawks (21-8, 11-4) can clinch a tie for the league title if Massachusetts defeats St. Louis on Sunday, but the Bil