Robert Morris vs Rider

Rider 79, Robert Morris 54

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LAWRENCEVILLE, N.J. (AP) - Nurideen Lindsey scored 26 points to go along with five assists to lead Rider past Robert Morris 79-54 Saturday night.

With the Broncs trailing 8-6 early, Lindsey sparked a 15-4 run, scoring nine points as Rider took the lead and never trailed again.

The Broncs led at halftime 40-27.

Rider extended the lead with contributions from the other starters. Daniel Stewart and Anthony Myles scored 11 points each and Jonathan Thompson added 10. Junior Fortunat led the Broncs with nine rebounds.

Ahead 44-30, Rider used a 15-4 run with 10:25 to play to put the game away.

Rider shot 50.9 percent (27 of 53) for the game while Robert Morris struggled from the field, shooting just 25.5 percent (13 of 21) for the game.

Karvel Anderson led the Colonials in scoring with 11 points off the bench.

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Robert Morris Colonials
L. Jones, F292-85-65039
M. McFadden, F281-44-43016
V. Morgan, F201-20-16042
C. Williams, G312-81-22037
V. Jones, G191-65-71318
K. Anderson264-113-541311
A. Myers-Pate201-82-24255
D. Appolon170-34-43124
S. Hawkins101-10-12022
Totals 13-5124-323272454
 25.5%75% 
Rider Broncs
D. Stewart, F173-45-510411
J. Fortunat, C212-30-29054
N. Lindsey, G3210-154-445126
A. Myles, G304-71-122011
J. Thompson, G303-72-253110
D. Nd-Ezuma162-30-04234
S. Valentine160-22-26122
Z. Sadler112-61-21027
T. Pereira100-10-00010
K. Alford51-20-00032
J. Nwaniemeka50-20-00020
D. Stewart40-12-20022
E. Bursis20-00-00000
M. Melville10-00-00000
Totals 27-5317-2037132679
 50.9%85% 
Northeast
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Wagner6-213-6151
Robert Morris6-212-9143
St. Fran.-Pa.5-311-8146
St. Fran.-NY5-38-12284
CCSU4-411-10248
Mt St Marys4-410-11252
LIU-Brooklyn4-49-12276
F. Dickinson3-56-13286
Sacred Heart2-67-14330
Bryant1-72-19319

MAAC
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Iona6-112-7104
Canisius6-112-8135
Rider6-213-784
Niagara5-312-9174
Manhattan4-39-10232
Quinnipiac3-46-13322
St. Peters2-58-10243
Fairfield2-57-11228
Siena2-56-14261
Marist2-54-15327
Monmouth1-55-13190
 
Other games
LEHI 77 Final
BAYL 99
MIST 62 Final
UCONN 66
USA 76 Final
FSU 71
UMOH 59 Final
NCST 97
GAST 55 Final
DUKE 74
OHST 0 Canc.
MU 0
GWEB 59 Final
UNC 76
BRY 54 Final
IND 97
SEMO 55 Final
KAN 74
UNT 51 Final
CREI 71
SLIP 62 Final
MICH 100
MD 69 Final
UK 72
SOUT 65 Final
GONZ 103
GTOWN 23 Canc.
FLA 27
IAST 59 Final
UCLA 86