Iona vs Rider Final: 80-77 - Recap
Iona got 20 points from Sean Armand en route to an 80-77 victory over Rider on Friday at Alumni Gymnasium.
Iona did not, however, defeat Rider against the spread, which closed at 4 at most sportsbooks.
Iona got 20 points from A.J. English and another 14 points from Tre Bowman. David Laury contributed 4 assists, while David Laury cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.
Rider got 19 points from Jimmie Taylor in a losing cause and another 15 points from Daniel Stewart. Shawn Valentine contributed 4 assists for them, while Daniel Stewart had 8 rebounds.
Iona led at halftime, 41-32.
The rebound battle favored Iona as they grabbed 40 boards, while Rider only had 37.