Thompson scores 20 points to lead Rider past FDU
LAWRENCEVILLE, N.J. (AP)—Jason Thompson had 20 points, nine rebounds and seven blocked shots as Rider beat Fairleigh Dickinson 85-70 on Monday night.
Mike Ringgold had a career-high 17 points for the Broncs (2-1), while Ryan Thompson added 15 points, eight rebounds and five assists. Manny Ubilla had a game-high 28 points for FDU (1-3), while Sean Baptiste added 17 points and a game-high 11 rebounds.
The teams traded baskets for most of the first half, and Rider led 36-31 at the break. The Broncs then took command midway through the second half, when they went on a 16-1 run, featuring 11 consecutive points by Ryan Thompson.