Rider plays host to Marist at Alumni Gymnasium on Sunday. It gets started at 4 p.m. EST and it can be seen on ESPN3.com. The Broncs defeated the Red Foxes 64-58 on Feb. 3 and are 8-1 against them over the past four years.
Rider is fourth in the conference and Marist is eigth. Both teams continue to jockey for position.
In their last matchup on Feb. 14, Anthony Myles put up 17 points as the Broncs ran it up on St. Peter's 72-57. He leads the team with 12.7 points per game. For the Red Foxes, Adam Kemp finished with 17 points and 5 rebounds in the 57-54 loss to Niagara on Feb. 15. With 8.5 rebounds per game and 2 blocks per game, he has team-best marks in both categories.
StatSmack! Rider is better than Marist
Rider is ranked higher than Marist in the MAAC (No. 5 vs. No. 8).
More violent crime happens per capita in Poughkeepsie so be careful if you visit (when compared to Lawrenceville -- according to the FBI).
Boom! Rider defeated Marist by 6 points the last time they played (Feb 03, 2013).
Rider is better under pressure, and has defeated Marist in six out of the last 11 games decided by five points or fewer.