JERSEY CITY, N.J. -- — Allen Powell had a career-high 25 points as Rider defeated St. Peter’s 78-65 on Saturday night.
Powell hit 7 of 8 3-pointers.
Dwight Murray Jr. had 17 points and seven rebounds for Rider (5-14, 5-11 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference), which ended its four-game losing streak. Christian Ings added 14 points and seven rebounds. Dontrell McQuarter had 12 points.
Daryl Banks III, who was second on the Peacocks in scoring entering the contest with 11 points per game, failed to make a shot (0 of 5).
The Broncs leveled the season series against the Peacocks. St. Peter’s defeated Rider 66-52 on Friday.
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