Rider Falls 71-65 to Loyola - Recap
Loyola grabbed a 71-65 win over Rider on Friday, behind a 21-point effort from Erik Etherly at Reitz Arena.
Loyola won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 8-point spread.
Loyola got 21 points from Dylon Cormier and another 10 points from Robert Olson. Dylon Cormier contributed 6 assists, while Erik Etherly cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Rider got 13 points from Daniel Stewart in a losing cause and another 11 points from Anthony Myles. Zedric Sadler contributed 3 assists for them, while Anthony Myles had 6 rebounds.
Loyola hit the break leading 31-25 before taking care of business in the second half.
Loyola won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 38-29.