Stags to Play for 2022 MAAC Championship, Saturday at 11 a.m.

Stags to Play for 2022 MAAC Championship, Saturday at 11 a.m.

The 2022 Stags will play for their first MAAC Championship since 1998

Top-seeded Fairfield will play for its first MAAC title since 1998.

Fairfield University Women’s Basketball will play for the 2022 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference Championship on Saturday morning at 11 a.m. The title game from Jim Whelan Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, N.J., will be televised live on ESPNews and streamed on ESPN+.

The top-seeded Stags wrapped up the MAAC Regular Season Championship with a 19-1 conference record and roll into the finals at 24-6 overall after a 75-38 rout of Niagara in Friday’s semifinal round. Fairfield will play the winner of the second semifinal featuring Quinnipiac and Manhattan, scheduled for Friday afternoon.

The Stags are in the midst of a historic campaign, winning their first regular season crown since 2000. For their success this season, Lou Lopez-Senechal ’22 was named the MAAC Player of the Year, Sam Lewis ’20 was selected as the MAAC Sixth Player of the Year and Head Coach Joe Frager was recognized by his peers as the MAAC Coach of the Year.

Fairfield has made four NCAA postseason appearances, advancing to the national tournament as MAAC Champions in 1988, 1991 and 1998 and earning an at-large bid in 2001.

2022 MAAC Championship Game

Date: Saturday, March 12, 2022
Time: 11 AM
Location: Jim Whelan Boardwalk Hall, Atlantic City, N.J.

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Watch live on ESPNews and on ESPN+

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Last modified: 03-15-22 4:17 PM

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