Scores

Final

Rider 77

(12-5, 4-1 MAAC)

Canisius 76

(7-8, 1-4 MAAC)

    2:00 PM ET, January 9, 2011

    Koessler Athletic Center, Buffalo, New York

    1 2 T
    RID 36 4177
    CAN 42 3476

    Top Performers

    Rider: J. Robinson 19 Pts, 6 Reb, 8 Ast, 1 Stl

    Canisius: J. Coles 20 Pts, 5 Reb, 3 Ast

    Rider 77, Canisius 76

    Associated Press

    BUFFALO, N.Y. -- Novar Gadson scored 16 points, including a layup with 2 seconds left to give Rider a 77-76 win over Canisius on Sunday.

    The Broncs (12-5, 4-1 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference) trailed 76-75 with 4 seconds left as Mike Ringgold missed a go-ahead layup. Justin Robinson came down with the offensive rebound and missed the follow up. Gadson then collected Rider's second straight offensive rebound before giving the Broncs their sixth straight win.

    Robinson finished with 19 points and eight assists and Ringgold added 17 points.

    The Broncs led 75-71 before Julius Coles scored five straight to put Canisius up 76-75 with 1:40 to play.

    The Golden Griffins (7-8, 1-4) led by as many as 11, 56-45, with 15:27 left before Rider scored 14 straight for its first lead, 59-56, on Gadson's 3 with 12:17 left.

    Coles finished with 20 points and Greg Logins had 18 for Canisius.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    RID
    CAN
    Points 77 76
    FG Made-Attempted 26-59 (.441) 31-63 (.492)
    3P Made-Attempted 11-22 (.500) 8-20 (.400)
    FT Made-Attempted 14-19 (.737) 6-10 (.600)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 11 (0/0) 16 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 4 12

    2010-11 Season

    DATEGAMELINKS
    » Jan 9, 2011 RID 77, @CAN 76Recap
    Feb 11, 2011 CAN 67, @RID 65Recap
    Mar 5, 2011 @RID 79, CAN 64Recap