Griffs fall to Rider 72-66

Posted at 11:51 PM, Jan 30, 2017
and last updated 2017-01-30 23:51:57-05

After 10 ties and nine lead changes, it was Rider outlasting Canisius Monday night at the Koessler Athletic Center for a 72-66 win over the hometown Griffs.

With the loss Canisius falls to 13-10 overall and 6-6 in the Metro Atlantic.

The Broncs out-muscled the Griffs in the paint, using a 34-24 advantage to help them improve to 13-10 and 6-6 in conference action as well.

Rider's bench also outscored Canisius 20-4 on the night.