Scores

Final

Rider 65

(6-9, 1-2 MAAC)

Loyola (MD) 71

(10-5, 2-1 MAAC)

    7:30 PM ET, January 4, 2013

    Reitz Arena, Baltimore, Maryland

    1 2 T
    RID 25 4065
    L-MD 31 4071

    Top Performers

    Rider: Z. Sadler 8 Pts, 4 Reb, 3 Ast, 1 Stl

    Loyola (MD): D. Cormier 21 Pts, 7 Reb, 6 Ast, 2 Stl

    Loyola (Md.) 71, Rider 65

    Associated Press

    BALTIMORE -- Dylon Cormier and Erik Etherly combined for 42 points to lift Loyola (MD) over Rider 71-65 Friday night in Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference play.

    Cormier and Etherly posted almost identical stat lines, as each made seven shots from the field, including a 3-pointer, and six free throws en route to 21 points. Cormier added six assists and seven rebounds and Etherly had eight boards for Loyola (10-5, 2-1), which held a 38-29 rebounding advantage.

    It was the first time this season Loyola had two players score over 20 points.

    Loyola led 31-25 at halftime but Rider (6-9, 1-2) cut the deficit to two, 43-41, behind Dera Nd-Ezuma's layup at the 10:59 mark. However, Loyola rattled off 10 straight points to pull away. Robert Olson (10 points) capped the run with a layup while Cormier and Etherly both hit free throws during the spurt.

    Daniel Stewart led Rider with 13 points.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    RID
    L-MD
    Points 65 71
    FG Made-Attempted 24-54 (.444) 25-54 (.463)
    3P Made-Attempted 7-17 (.412) 3-11 (.273)
    FT Made-Attempted 10-19 (.526) 18-25 (.720)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 22 (0/0) 14 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 0 6

    2012-13 Season

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