Jason Hatcher

Morgan State men lose to Rider, 62-48

Morgan State men lose to Rider, 62-48

Guard Teddy Okereafor scored 21 points as host Rider continued its recent surge with a 62-48 men's basketball victory over Morgan State on Thursday night. Forward Cedric Blossom scored 13 of his 21 points in the first half for the Bears, who shot 32.7 percent from the field. Guard Blake Bozeman added 11 points. The closest Morgan State (2-9) got to tying the game in the second half was a three-point deficit early. The Bears had trouble matching up with the Broncs' 7-foot center Matt Lopez, who finished with 12 points. Rider improved to 6-6.

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