Scores

Final

Rider 65

(6-9, 1-2 MAAC)

Loyola (MD) 71

(10-5, 2-1 MAAC)

7:30 PM ET, January 4, 2013

Reitz Arena, Baltimore, Maryland

1 2 T
RID 25 4065
L-MD 31 4071

Top Performers

Rider: Z. Sadler 8 Pts, 4 Reb, 3 Ast, 1 Stl

Loyola (MD): D. Cormier 21 Pts, 7 Reb, 6 Ast, 2 Stl

Loyola (Md.) 71, Rider 65

Associated Press

BALTIMORE -- Dylon Cormier and Erik Etherly combined for 42 points to lift Loyola (MD) over Rider 71-65 Friday night in Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference play.

Cormier and Etherly posted almost identical stat lines, as each made seven shots from the field, including a 3-pointer, and six free throws en route to 21 points. Cormier added six assists and seven rebounds and Etherly had eight boards for Loyola (10-5, 2-1), which held a 38-29 rebounding advantage.

It was the first time this season Loyola had two players score over 20 points.

Loyola led 31-25 at halftime but Rider (6-9, 1-2) cut the deficit to two, 43-41, behind Dera Nd-Ezuma's layup at the 10:59 mark. However, Loyola rattled off 10 straight points to pull away. Robert Olson (10 points) capped the run with a layup while Cormier and Etherly both hit free throws during the spurt.

Daniel Stewart led Rider with 13 points.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
RID
L-MD
Points 65 71
FG Made-Attempted 24-54 (.444) 25-54 (.463)
3P Made-Attempted 7-17 (.412) 3-11 (.273)
FT Made-Attempted 10-19 (.526) 18-25 (.720)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 22 (0/0) 14 (0/0)
Largest Lead 0 6

2012-13 Season

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» Jan 4, 2013 @L-MD 71, RID 65Recap
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