Gaels get back on track, defeat Rider 78-71

Gaels get back on track, defeat Rider 78-71

Senior Lamont Jones and junior Sean Armand combined for 56 points to lead the Iona College men’s basketball team to a 78-71 victory over Rider at the Hynes Center. Armand scored his 1,000th career point to help the Gaels (15-10, 9-5 MAAC) snap a season-long three-game losing streak…

Rider holds off Niagara, 72-69

Courtesy of GoBroncs.com LAWRENCEVILLE– The Broncs barreled over Niagara in a Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference game Thursday evening. “Another hard-fought battle by our guys,” said Rider head coach Kevin Baggett. “They did a great job. I think we forced Niagara to play the style of ball that I wanted to play. When we don’t score […]

Rider slips past Iona, 67-62

Rider slips past Iona, 67-62

For the second straight game, Pereira answered the door. Making his second collegiate start and second in a row, junior Tommy Pereira (Nottingham, England/Canarias Basketball Academy) scored a team-high 14 points, making four three-pointers, and grabbed five rebounds to lead Rider to a Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference win over Iona Sunday afternoon…

Manhattan rolls past Marist

Rhamel Brown (Brooklyn, N.Y./Transit Tech) exploded for 18 points, seven rebounds and a career-high seven blocks lifting the Manhattan men’s basketball team to a 65-53 victory over Marist (4-13, 1-5 MAAC) on Sunday in Riverdale. Jaspers’ freshman forward Shane Richards (New York, N.Y./York Prep) scored in double-figures for the second straight game with 11 points, while junior point guard Michael Alvarado (Bronx, N.Y./All Hallows) added eight points and five rebounds in his first appearance since suffering an ankle injury on Jan. 1…