LAWRENCEVILLE, N.J. (AP) -Ryan Thompson had 20 points and six rebounds to lead Rider to an 84-58 win over the New Jersey Institute of Technology on Wednesday.
Jason Thompson, Ryan's older brother, added 17 points, 17 rebounds and four blocked shots for the Broncs (4-3), while Harris Mansell scored 15 points. Nesho Milosevic had 14 points and six rebounds to lead the Highlanders (0-7), while Justin Garris added 13 points - including three 3-pointers.
Rider was in control for most of the game, jumping out to an early 17-7 lead and taking a 33-24 lead at the break. The Broncs then put the game away early in the second half with an 11-2 run, including six points by Jason Thompson.
Rider also had a strong defensive performance, outrebounding NJIT 45-31 and holding the Highlanders to just 38.3 percent from the floor.

NCAAB Headlines

NCAAB Top Stories

Thumbnail Ohio St. goes with Holtmann In a surprising move last week, the Ohio State Buckeyes made a switch to their coach of the men’s basketball program. Will the...
Thumbnail Allen ranked No. 1 for 2017-18 ESPN has released its top players ranking for the 2017-18 season and the Duke Blue Devilsare listed with the No. 1 guy. How does it impact their odds to win the NCAA...

NCAAB Team Pages