Rider vs Niagara Final: 72-69 - Recap
Rider earned a 72-69 victory over Niagara on Thursday, getting 23 points from Anthony Myles at Alumni Gymnasium.
Rider was a 2.5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
Rider got 18 points from Jonathon Thompson and another 14 points from Daniel Stewart. Jonathon Thompson contributed 3 assists, while Daniel Stewart cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.
Niagara got 29 points from Ameen Tanksley in a losing cause and another 11 points from Marvin Jordan. Juan'ya Green contributed 5 assists for them, while Ameen Tanksley had 7 rebounds.
Rider trailed at halftime, 30-26.
Rider won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 44-41.