Scores

Final

Rider 89

(3-4, 1-0 MAAC)

Monmouth 83

(3-5, 0-1 MAAC)

Coverage: ESPN3

7:00 PM ET, December 5, 2013

Multipurpose Activity Center, West Long Branch, New Jersey

1 2 T
RID 42 4789
MONM 35 4883

Top Performers

Rider: A. Myles 28 Pts, 4 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Blk

Monmouth: D. Jones 24 Pts, 7 Reb, 3 Ast, 4 Stl

Rider defeats Monmouth (NJ) 89-83

Associated Press

WEST LONG BRANCH, N.J. -- Anthony Myles scored a career-high 28 points, Daniel Stewart added 21 and Rider held on to defeat Monmouth (NJ) 89-83 in the conference opener for both schools Thursday night.

Rider (2-4, 1-0 Metro Atlantic) led by as many as 11 points early in the second half before Monmouth tied the score at 58 on an 18-7 run. Rider regained the lead, 61-60 when Jimmie Taylor hit a 3-point shot with 8:13 remaining. The Broncs would score its next 14 points from the line, four straight from Myles followed by 10 in a row from Stewart.

Monmouth (3-5, 0-1) answered with three-straight 3-pointers, two from Max DiLeo and one from Josh James, to put the Hawks within three points, 73-70.

Rider finished on a 16-13 run, with ten points coming from the line.

Deon Jones scored 24 points to lead Monmouth. Justin Robinson added 19 points and a game-high five assists.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
RID
MONM
Points 89 83
FG Made-Attempted 25-51 (.490) 31-62 (.500)
3P Made-Attempted 11-23 (.478) 11-24 (.458)
FT Made-Attempted 28-36 (.778) 10-20 (.500)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 17 (0/0) 28 (0/0)

2013-14 Season

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