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MAAC Tournament - Rider vs Canisius Final: 78-76 - Recap

Dwight Murray Jr. scored 22 points leading Rider to a 78-76 victory over Canisius at Boardwalk Hall on Monday.

Rider won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the +6.5-point spread as underdogs.

Rider got 19 points from Allen Powell and another 10 points from Dontrell McQuarter. Dwight Murray Jr. contributed 5 assists, while Dontrell McQuarter cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.

Canisius got a 16-point performance from Jordan Henderson, who was supported by 15 points from Armon Harried. Ahamadou Fofana had 3 assists in a losing cause for Canisius, while Armon Harried grabbed 8 rebounds.

Rider trailed at halftime, $HalfScore.

The rebound battle favored Rider as they grabbed 34 boards, while Canisius only had 29