Canisius vs Rider

Rider 89, Canisius 65


LAWRENCEVILLE, N.J. (AP) - Brandon Penn scored 25 points, making a career-high seven 3-pointers, as Rider romped past Canisius 89-65 Sunday to snap a three-game losing streak.

Novar Gadson added 22 points for the Broncs (7-14, 4-5 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference), who jumped out to a 10-0 lead after the Golden Griffins missed their first nine field goal attempts and two free throws.

After Canisius (4-15, 1-8) closed to 19-16, Rider went on a 19-2 run to pull away.

The Broncs led 43-22 at halftime, outshooting the Golden Griffins 48 percent (12 of 25) to 18.8 percent (6 of 32).

In the second half, Canisius used a 10-2 run to get within 13, but Rider answered with a 20-3 spurt to lead 79-49 with 5:40 left.

The Broncs had a 50-28 rebounding advantage.

Harold Washington scored 20 of his 22 points in the second half for the Golden Griffins and Gaby Belardo added 19.

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Canisius Golden Griffins
C. Manhertz, F280-31-24151
J. Heath, F140-11-28021
A. Hymes, G394-190-271210
G. Belardo, G357-152-222019
H. Washington, G349-151-225122
R. Groves171-32-21225
F. Milian151-54-62337
M. Dhal80-10-00010
K. Bleeker50-10-00040
D. Santiago50-00-00000
S. Ezeamama00-00-00000
T. Funk00-00-00000
Totals 22-6311-1828142065
Rider Broncs
D. Stewart, F285-62-452412
B. Penn, F277-154-460225
E. Mitchell, G281-44-48646
J. Thompson, G270-20-08400
N. Gadson, G257-117-883122
A. Myles212-73-36147
J. Fortunat193-51-52127
C. Oliver112-41-12006
D. Nd-Ezuma81-10-02212
E. Bursis31-10-00002
K. Noon30-20-00100
Totals 29-5822-2950201889
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
St. Peters2-58-10243
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