Niagara vs Rider Recap - Rider Wins 85-83

Rider got 24 points from Jimmie Taylor en route to an 85-83 victory over Niagara on Thursday at Alumni Gymnasium.

Rider earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 6.5-point spread.

Rider got 13 points from Kahlil Thomas and another 12 points from Zedric Sadler. Zedric Sadler contributed 4 assists, while Daniel Stewart cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.

Niagara got a 31-point performance from Antoine Mason, who was supported by 13 points from Joe Thomas. Marvin Jordan had 5 assists in a losing cause for Niagara, while Joe Thomas grabbed 11 rebounds.

Rider led at halftime, 38-31.

The rebound battle favored Rider as they grabbed 45 boards, while Niagara only had 38.