Rider eeks out late win over Loyola (MD.)

Novar Gadson scored 20 points in the first half, but Loyola University Maryland held him without a point until 33 seconds were left in the second half, but his leanind layup and ensuing free throw put Rider University in front for good in an 83-79 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference victory on Friday night…

Canisius falls on the road at Rider

Host Rider University jumped out to an early 10-0 lead and never looked back as the Broncs defeated Canisius College 89-65 Sunday afternoon in Alumni Gymnasium. The win snapped Rider’s three-game losing skid and improved the team to 7-14 overall and 4-5 in MAAC play, while the Golden Griffins slipped to 4-15 overall and 1-8 in league action…

Marist falls to Rider 99-86 in MAAC road contest

Marist falls to Rider 99-86 in MAAC road contest

A double-digit halftime deficit was too much for the Marist men’s basketball team (7-8, 2-2 MAAC) to overcome as they fell on the road to Rider (5-11, 2-2 MAAC) by a final score of 99-86. Freshman Manny Thomas (Brooklyn, N.Y.) led the Red Foxes with a career-high 17 points, all of which came in the team’s 62-point second half…

Manhattan knocks out Rider

George Beamon and Michael Alvarado scored 17 points apiece to lift Manhattan (4-4, 1-0 MAAC) to a 71-55 victory over Rider on Friday. Jaspers’ forward Rhamel Brown delivered a monstrous effort off the bench filling the stat sheet with nine points, 12 rebounds and five blocks as Manhattan earned its first win at Rider (1-7, 0-1 MAAC) in nearly nine years.