Marshall lifts Rider past Fairfield, 83-82 in MAAC opener
Stevie Jordan finished with 19 points, four steals and four assists — the last on a feed to Marshall for the game-winner. Kimar Williams added 16 points for Rider (6-7, 1-0), which shot 32 of 64 from the field, including 2 of 7 from beyond the 3-point arc.
Landon Taliaferro, a junior college transfer averaging 12.7 points per game coming in, knocked down 8 of 14 3-point attempts and posted 29 points to lead the Stags (3-10, 0-1). Jonathan Kasibabu added 18 points.