Manhattan vs Rider Final: 86-69 - Recap
|Manhattan vs Rider Final: 86-69 - Recap|
George Beamon scored 22 points leading Manhattan to an 86-69 victory over Rider at Alumni Gymnasium on Thursday.
Manhattan was a 3.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
Manhattan got 18 points from Michael Alvarado and another 11 points from RaShawn Stores. Michael Alvarado contributed 5 assists, while George Beamon cleaned the glass with 6 rebounds.
Rider got 19 points from Anthony Myles in a losing cause and another 11 points from Jimmie Taylor. Zedric Sadler contributed 3 assists for them, while Anthony Myles had 6 rebounds.
Manhattan led at halftime, 42-38.
The rebound battle favored Rider as they grabbed 36 boards, while Manhattan only had 35.