Rider vs Niagara Wrap - Rider Wins 68-59
Rider got 25 points from Jonathon Thompson en route to a 68-59 victory over Niagara on Thursday at Gallagher Center.
Rider won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 9-point spread as underdogs.
Rider got 14 points from Daniel Stewart and another 7 points from Nurideen Lindsey. Jonathon Thompson contributed 3 assists, while Daniel Stewart cleaned the glass with 14 rebounds.
Niagara got 27 points from Juan'ya Green in a losing cause and another 9 points from Ameen Tanksley. Marvin Jordan contributed 2 assists for them, while Devon White had 9 rebounds.
Rider led at halftime, 28-26.
The rebound battle favored Rider as they grabbed 44 boards, while Niagara only had 39.