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Saints routed by Needham in 20th defeat

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Siena’s dreadful season reached a milestone, of sorts, on Thursday night at the Webster Bank Arena.

Led by Derek Needham’s 31 points, Fairfield hammered the Saints, 74-52, to drop Siena to 4-11 in the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference and 6-20 overall.

The Saints, who played without starting guard Rakeem Brookins, reached 20 losses for just the third time in program history, further casting doubt on Mitch Buonag­uro’s future as head coach.

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