Scores

Final

Robert Morris 54

(0-1, 0-1 away)

Rider 79

(1-0, 1-0 home)

    7:00 PM ET, November 9, 2012

    Alumni Gymnasium (Rider), Lawrenceville, New Jersey

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    RMU 27 2754
    RID 40 3979

    Top Performers

    Robert Morris: K. Anderson 11 Pts, 4 Reb, 1 Ast

    Rider: N. Lindsey 26 Pts, 4 Reb, 5 Ast, 1 Stl

    Rider 79, Robert Morris 54

    Associated Press

    LAWRENCEVILLE, N.J. -- 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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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    RMU
    RID
    Points 54 79
    FG Made-Attempted 13-51 (.255) 27-53 (.509)
    3P Made-Attempted 4-20 (.200) 8-17 (.471)
    FT Made-Attempted 24-32 (.750) 17-20 (.850)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 24 (0/0) 26 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 4 27

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