Hofstra 92, Rider 89
Charles Jenkins scored 31 points and Hofstra defeated Rider
92-89 in overtime on Saturday.
The Pride (16-13) were 4 of 5 from the field and 9 of 10 from
the free throw line in overtime, and won for the seventh time in
their last eight games.
Hofstra led 75-71 with 1:04 to go in regulation, before two free
throws by Rider’s Ryan Thompson and a steal by Novar Gadson. Gadson
then sent the game into overtime at 75-75 on a layup with 43
Gadson tied it for the 10th and final time on another layup with
3:39 left in overtime, before Hofstra’s Nathaniel Lester scored
Lester finished with 14 points, Greg Washington added 12 points
and 11 rebounds, Chaz Williams had 12 points and Halil Kanacevic 10
Thompson scored 38 points and Gadson finished with 16 for the