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Recap - Rider Defeats Manhattan 71-59

Rider got 20 points from Tyere Marshall en route to a 71-59 victory over Manhattan on Wednesday at Alumni Gymnasium.

Bettors who backed Rider were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of -6.5 at sportsbooks.

Rider got 18 points from Dimencio Vaughn and another 13 points from Frederick Scott. Stevie Jordan contributed 7 assists, while Stevie Jordan cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.

Manhattan got 15 points from Tykei Greene in a losing cause and another 14 points from Christian Hinckson. Samir Stewart contributed 1 assists for them, while Christian Hinckson had 6 rebounds.

Rider was winning at the break before taking care of business in the second half.

Rider won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 37-34.

Rider heads into a battle against Marist. Manhattan, meanwhile, will have their next action against Fairfield.