Rider vs Canisius Recap - Canisius Wins 94-91
|Rider vs Canisius Recap - Canisius Wins 94-91|
Billy Baron went off for 38 points and added 7 rebounds leading Canisius to a 94-91 win over Rider on Friday at Koessler Center.
Bettors who backed Canisius were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 6.
Jordan Heath had 17 points for Canisius and Zach Lewis chipped in with 12 points. Billy Baron had 7 assists for them, while Phil Valenti was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 9 boards.
Rider got 30 points from Anthony Myles in a losing cause and another 16 points from Zedric Sadler. Jimmie Taylor contributed 7 assists for them, while Shawn Valentine had 6 rebounds.
Canisius hit the break trailing 37-31 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Canisius as they grabbed 31 boards, while Rider only had 26.