Rider continued to dominate early in Metro Atlantic Athletic play, improving to 3-0 in league action with an 82-73 win over Canisius.
With the loss, the Griffs are now 5-10 overall and 2-1 in MAAC action. Rider is 8-7 and 3-0 in the league.
Isaiah Reese led Canisius with 21 points while Takal Molson added 19. Both players hit four 3-pointers.
Canisius hosts Iona on Sunday.
Niagara picked up it’s first conference win of the season, holding off Iona for a 95-90 win on Friday.
With the victory, the Purple Eagles improve to 8-8 overall and 1-2 in MAAC.
Marvin Prochet powered the Purple Eagles with a double-double and finished with 20 points and 10 rebounds. Raheem Solomon added 18 points while Dominic Robb also tallied a double-double with 13 points and 10 rebounds.
Niagara hosts Rider on Sunday.