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St. Peter's vs Rider

Rider 72, St. Peter's 57

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LAWRENCEVILLE, N.J. (AP) - Anthony Myles scored 17 points and Rider took control early in the second half to defeat Saint Peter's 72-57 Thursday night and sweep the season series.

Tied at 31 at intermission, the Peacocks took a 37-33 lead early in the second half.

The Broncs (14-13, 9-6 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference) then went on a 23-7 run for a 12-point advantage with 9:51 left. Tucker Markese's back-to-back jumpers trimmed the deficit to eight, but Rider responded with a 12-3 spurt to pull away.

Rider outshot Saint Peter's 59.1 percent (26 of 44) to 45.8 percent (22 of 48) and hit 10 of 21 from long range compared to 5 of 12 for the Peacocks.

Zedrick Sadler added 16 points, Jonathon Thompson 14 and Daniel Stewart grabbed 14 rebounds as the Broncs dominated the glass 32-21.

Yvon Raymond's nine points led Saint Peter's, which also lost to Rider 66-54 on Jan. 17.

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St. Peter's Peacocks
D. Conley, F273-52-45128
Y. Raymond, G294-80-20339
D. Washington, G292-82-23238
B. Ffrench, G253-40-10317
C. Burke, G202-34-64228
C. Prescott212-40-21125
K. Ferguson202-90-04024
C. Patterson121-20-01002
M. Tucker92-40-01014
E. Desport40-00-02110
J. Irizarry41-10-00002
Totals 22-488-1721131757
 45.8%47.1% 
Rider Broncs
D. Stewart, F283-72-314248
D. Nd-Ezuma, C121-10-00112
J. Thompson, G365-71-153114
A. Myles, G314-107-933017
N. Lindsey, G173-50-04257
S. Valentine264-50-02118
Z. Sadler256-80-012216
T. Pereira110-10-00010
J. Fortunat90-00-30120
K. Alford50-00-01000
Totals 26-4410-1632151772
 59.1%62.5% 
MAAC
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Iona8-215-658
Monmouth8-212-9204
Rider8-314-8126
Canisius7-412-8152
Manhattan6-49-10253
Siena5-58-11256
Quinnipiac5-611-9202
Fairfield4-76-15273
St. Peters3-79-12231
Niagara2-93-17297
Marist2-93-18340
 
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OHST 69
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MINN 58
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