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Marshall lifts Rider past Fairfield, 83-82 in MAAC opener

FAIRFIELD, Conn. (AP) Tyere Marshall scored with 5.9 seconds left to lift Rider past Fairfield, 83-82 in the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference opener for both schools Thursday night.

Rider held the lead twice: at 2-0 and again at the final buzzer. The Broncs, who had lost their previous two games, now have won the last three straight against the Stags.

Stevie Jordan finished with 19 points, four steals and four assists - the last on a feed to Marshall for the game-winner. Kimar Williams added 16 points for Rider (6-7, 1-0), which shot 32 of 64 from the field, including 2 of 7 from beyond the 3-point arc.

Landon Taliaferro, a junior college transfer averaging 12.7 points per game coming in, knocked down 8 of 14 3-point attempts and posted 29 points to lead the Stags (3-10, 0-1). Jonathan Kasibabu added 18 points.

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Key Players
Min. Per Game
Pts. Per Game
Ast. Per Game
Reb. Per Game
Field Goal %
Three Point %
Free Throw %
Team Stats
Points 0 0
Field Goals 0-0 (0.0%) 0-0 (0.0%)
3-Pointers 0-0 (0.0%) 0-0 (0.0%)
Free Throws 0-0 (0.0%) 0-0 (0.0%)
Total Rebounds 0 0
Offensive 0 0
Defensive 0 0
Team 0 0
Assists 0 0
Steals 0 0
Blocks 0 0
Turnovers 0 0
Fouls 0 0
Technicals 0 0
12T
away team logo Rider 6-7 354883
home team logo Fairfield 3-10 493382
Team Stats
away team logo Rider 6-7 76.8 PPG 40.4 RPG 14.5 APG
home team logo Fairfield 3-10 66.8 PPG 33.8 RPG 12.9 APG
Key Players
23
S. Jordan 12.6 PPG 3.5 RPG 4.4 APG 48.1 FG%
25
L. Taliaferro 12.3 PPG 2.0 RPG 1.0 APG 39.9 FG%
Top Scorers
PTS REB AST
PTS REB AST
0 FG% 0
0 3PT FG% 0
0 FT% 0
Starters
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Starters
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Bench
Bench PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Starters
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Starters
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Bench
Bench PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB