LAWRENCEVILLE, N.J. (AP) — Asante Gist had a season-high 22 points as Iona clinched at least a share of the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference regular-season title, topping Rider 86-79 on Friday...
Jordan scores 21 to lift Rider past Niagara 97-81
LAWRENCEVILLE, N.J. (AP) — Stevie Jordan had 21 points as Rider topped Niagara 97-81 on Friday night.
Tyere Marshall had 14 points and three assists for Rider (15-13, 10-6 Metro Atlantic...
Marshall, Rider use second-half run to beat Saint Peter’s
LAWRENCEVILLE, N.J. (AP) — Tyere Marshall scored 10 of his 14 points in the second half, Devine Eke and Anthony Durham each finished with 12 points, and Rider beat Saint Peter's 59-51 on Thursday night.
The Broncs have won 17 straight at home, tying the program's longest such streak spanning the 1992-93 and 1993-94 seasons. Rider (12-8, 7-1 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference) has won two in a row and seven of its last eight.
Jordan helps Rider take down Marist 86-85
LAWRENCEVILLE, N.J. (AP) — Stevie Jordan led six players in double-digit scoring with 18 points to help Rider rally to beat Marist 86-85 on Sunday and keep the Broncs atop the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference standings.
Rider tops Manhattan 60-47 for 5-0 conference start
LAWRENCEVILLE, N.J. (AP) — Dimencio Vaughn hit four 3-pointers and scored 14 points and Rider beat Manhattan 60-47 on Saturday night to stay atop Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference with its fifth straight win.
Anthony Durham scored 13 points on 6-of-7 shooting, Frederick Scott added 11 and Tyere Marshall had nine with six rebounds for the Broncs (10-7, 5-0), who shot 43 percent and forced 19 turnovers.
Rider stays undefeated in MAAC with 104-84 victory
LEWISTON, N.Y. (AP) — Tyere Marshall posted his first double-double this season with 22 points and 14 rebounds and Rider remained unbeaten in Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference play Sunday with a 104-84 victory over Niagara.
The Broncs (9-7, 4-0) have won their first four MAAC games for the first time since the 2000-01 team went 6-0. The Broncos shot 74 percent in the second half and topped 100 points for the first time this season.
Scott leads Rider rally in second half, sinks Canisius 82-73
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Frederick Scott scored all 22 of his points in the second half as Rider erased an 11-point halftime deficit to defeat Canisius 82-73 on Friday night.
Anthony Durham and Stevie Jordan added 14 points apiece for the Broncos (8-7, 3-0 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference), who won their first three league games for the first time in five years.
Scott with 13 points leads Rider past Quinnipiac 72-67
LAWRENCEVILLE, N.J. (AP) — Frederick Scott scored 13 points and grabbed 10 rebounds as Rider edged Quinnipiac 72-67 on Saturday night.
Scott was 6 of 8 from the field for the Broncs (7-7, 2-0 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference). Anthony Durham added 11 points, and Stevie Jordan and Kimar Williams had 10 points apiece. Williams also contributed seven rebounds and five steals.
Rider clinches No. 1 seed for MAAC tourney with 110-101 win
LAWRENCEVILLE, N.J. (AP) — Dimencio Vaughn scored 26 points, Tyere Marshall had 19 points and 16 rebounds and Rider clinched the No. 1 seed for the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference Tournament with its highest-scoring output of the season in beating Iona 110-101 on Sunday.
The Broncs (22-8, 15-3) share the regular-season title with Canisius. Rider will play the 8-9 winner at the tournament in Albany, New York, while fourth-seeded Iona (17-13, 11-7) will play the fifth seed.
Rider holds off Marist 60-57, blocks a trey at the buzzer
LAWRENCEVILLE, N.J. (AP) — Anthony Durham scored 10 points with 11 rebounds for his first career double-double but he was mobbed by teammates after blocking a 3-point shot at the buzzer as Rider held on and defeated Marist 60-57 on Saturday.
Marist was gunning from behind the 3-point arc in the last 1:35, cutting the Rider lead down to 56-53, then 58-57 with 12 seconds left.
Scott scores career-high 25, Rider beats Fairfield 96-77
LAWRENCEVILLE, N.J. (AP) — Frederick Scott had a career-high 25 points on Friday night and Rider led by double digits throughout the second half in a 96-77 win over Fairfield.
Scott made all three of his 3-point attempts in the first half while the Broncs (9-6, 2-1 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference) led by as many as 17 and went into the intermission up 50-34. Scott grabbed eight rebounds, finished 5 of 7 from distance and made 8 of 11 overall from the field.
Rider beats Hampton 90-75 behind Alled
LAWRENCEVILLE, N.J. (AP) — Jordan Allen scored 21 points, including 5 of 12 3-pointers, and Rider surged in the second half to beat Hampton 90-75 in Friday night's season opener for both teams.
After 12 lead changes, the Broncs pulled ahead for good on Allen's final 3-pointer, which sparked a 14-4 run for a 75-66 lead with 4:48 to play. Rider finished with an 8-0 run to win its opener for the second straight year.