Scores

Final

Rider 75

(10-8, 4-4 MAAC)

Manhattan 86

(9-8, 6-1 MAAC)

    7:00 PM ET, January 18, 2007

    Draddy Gymnasium, Riverdale, New York

    1 2 T
    RID 32 4375
    MAN 32 5486

    Top Performers

    Rider: H. Mansell 21 Pts, 6 Reb, 3 Ast, 2 Stl

    Manhattan: P. Bouli 13 Pts, 8 Reb, 8 Ast, 3 Stl

    Manhattan 86, Rider 75

    NEW YORK (AP) -- Antoine Pearson scored a career-high 21 points and Manhattan extended its winning streak to six games with an 86-75 victory over Rider on Thursday night.

    Guy Ngarndi had a career-high 19 points and Patrick Bouli added 13 points for the Jaspers (9-8, 6-1 Metro Atlantic).

    Harris Mansell scored 21 points for the Broncs (10-8, 4-4).

    Rider led most of the first half, but the Jaspers scored seven straight points, capped by Bouli's 3-pointer, to take a 32-30 lead. Jason Thompson's jumper at the buzzer evened the score at the break.

    The Jaspers took a 37-34 lead on Pearson's 3-pointer early in the second half.

    With 6:46 left in regulation, Rider's Barney Anderson was charged with a technical foul and Pearson hit a pair of shots from the line. Then Pearson scored on a layup to give Manhattan a 70-59 lead.

    The Jaspers made 19 of 32 shots in the second half after only hitting eight of 24 in the first half.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    RID
    MAN
    Points 75 86
    FG Made-Attempted 24-59 (.407) 27-56 (.482)
    3P Made-Attempted 7-20 (.350) 3-10 (.300)
    FT Made-Attempted 20-31 (.645) 29-40 (.725)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 26 (0/0) 24 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 3 11

    2006-07 Season

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