Rider 37 34 71
Stpeters 29 24 53
Date of game: 1/31/2014

Recap: Saint Peters vs. Rider

Jersey City, NJ (SportsNetwork.com) - Anthony Miles paced all scorers with 19 points, as the Rider Broncs made easy work of the Saint Peter's Peacocks, 71-53, in Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference action at the Yanitelli Center.

Myles shot 5-of-6 from 3-point range for Rider (11-9, 7-4 MAAC), which has won back-to-back games. Shawn Valentine netted 13 points, Jimme Taylor had 12 points, seven rebounds and five assists and Daniel Stewart logged nine points and nine boards.

For Saint Peter's (7-13, 3-8), Desi Washington scored 15 points, while Marvin Dominique and Trevis Wyche poured in 12 points apiece.

Rider shot 48.4 percent from the field in the first half, and while Saint Peter's wasn't far behind at 45 percent, the Broncs took a 37-29 lead into intermission by shooting 7-of-15 from beyond the arc in the opening 20 minutes.

The Broncs remained steady from the field in the second stanza (.444) while the Peacocks faded fast due to their lackluster 26.9 percent showing.

Rider never trailed in the contest and shot a blistering 13-of-24 from long distance on the evening.

Game Notes

North Dakota State extends Klieman's contract

After leading North Dakota State to a fourth straight FCS national championship, head football coach Chris Klieman has been rewarded with a two-year contract extension.

NASCAR News
Chip Ganassi Racing claims sixth win in Rolex 24 at Daytona

IndyCar Series drivers Scott Dixon and Tony Kanaan as well as NASCAR Sprint Cup Series competitors Jamie McMurray and Kyle Larson gave Chip Ganassi Racing the victory in Sunday's 53rd running of the Rolex 24 at Daytona.

Report: Video shows Pats moved game balls

Surveillance video shows a New England Patriots locker room attendant moving game footballs from the officials' locker room into another room at Gillette Stadium before bringing them out to the field for the AFC Championship Game, according to a report.

Stay Connected with WDEF News 12
 
Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.