Rider Falls 69-59 Against Fairfield - Game Recap
Fairfield got 25 points and 10 rebounds from Maurice Barrow en route to a 69-59 victory over Rider on Friday at Webster Bank Arena.
Fairfield was a 9-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
Fairfield got 15 points from Derek Needham and another 8 points from Colin Nickerson. Desmond Wade contributed 5 assists, while Maurice Barrow cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
Rider got 22 points from Daniel Stewart in a losing cause and another 10 points from Jonathon Thompson. Jonathon Thompson contributed 2 assists for them, while Daniel Stewart had 5 rebounds.
Fairfield hit the break leading 35-30 before taking care of business in the second half.
Fairfield had a 28-25 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.