Recap - Saint Peter's Defeats Rider 77-69
|Recap - Saint Peter's Defeats Rider 77-69|
Saint Peter's grabbed a 77-69 win over Rider on Thursday, behind a 21-point effort from Desi Washington at Alumni Gymnasium.
Saint Peter's won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 7-point spread as underdogs.
Saint Peter's got 16 points from Marvin Dominique and another 14 points from Trevis Wyche. Trevis Wyche contributed 4 assists, while Quadir Welton cleaned the glass with 6 rebounds.
Rider got a 28-point performance from Daniel Stewart, who was supported by 14 points from Jimmie Taylor. Anthony Myles had 7 assists in a losing cause for Rider, while Khalil Alford grabbed 8 rebounds.
Saint Peter's hit the break leading 31-26 before taking care of business in the second half.
Rider had a 34-31 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.