NCAA Basketball

Rider Broncs (18-15)


Sun. 2/19 Wed. 2/22 Sun. 2/26 Thu. 3/2 Sat. 3/4
@ Iona 
W 103-85
Box | Recap
vs. Manhat 
W 93-82
Box | Recap
@ Quinni 
W 99-82
Box | Recap
vs. Manhat 
W 69-68
Box | Recap
@ Iona 
L 70-88
Box | Recap

N.C. State romps in final ACC tuneup

(TSX / STATS) -- Abdul-Malik Abu and Dennis Smith Jr. each posted double-doubles and North Carolina State wrapped up nonconference play with a 99-71 win over Rider on Wednesday at PNC Arena in Raleigh, N.C.

Abu finished with 12 points and 12 rebounds for the junior forward's 19th double-double of his career.

Smith added 19 points and 16 assists for the first double-double of his career. He also had a highlight-reel, one-handed power dunk in the second half as N.C. State pulled away.

 MORE
Leaders
Points: J. Taylor15.5
Rebounds: K. Thomas8.8
Assists: K. Washington-Ives3.1
FG%: K. Thomas52.8%
FT%: J. Taylor75.2%
3P%: J. Taylor36.2%
Steals: S. Jordan1.3
Blocks: X. Lundy0.9
AP Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Villanova32-4
2 Gonzaga37-2
3 Kansas31-5
4 Arizona32-5
5 North Carolina33-7
6 Kentucky32-6
7 Duke28-9
8 UCLA31-5
9 Oregon33-6
10 Louisville25-9
View Complete Poll
Coaches Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 North Carolina33-7
2 Gonzaga37-2
3 Oregon33-6
4 Kansas31-5
5 Kentucky32-6
6 South Carolina26-11
7 Arizona32-5
8 Villanova32-4
9 UCLA31-5
10 Florida27-9
View Complete Poll
Metro Atlantic Athletic Standings
 ConferenceOverall
  W-L W-L
Monmouth 18-2 27-7
Saint Peter's 14-6 23-13
Iona 12-8 22-13
Siena 12-8 17-17
Fairfield 11-9 16-15
Rider 10-10 18-15
Canisius 10-10 18-16
Quinnipiac 7-13 10-21
Niagara 6-14 10-23
Manhattan 5-15 10-22
Marist 5-15 8-24
View Full Standings
Offense (Rank)
Defense (Rank)
Sports Data API Powered by STATS © 2017 by STATS.
Any commercial use or distribution without the express written consent of STATS is strictly prohibited.