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BRIEF: College basketball in brief: Robert Morris edges Rider 78, 75

Beaver County Times, Pa. — Beaver County Times, Pa.

Dec. 07--MEN'S BASKETBALL

Robert Morris 78, Rider 75 -- Koby Thomas scored 20 points in 24 minutes, and the Colonials rebounded from Saturday's loss to Siena with a three-point win Wednesday. With four players, including Thomas, in double figures, Robert Morris outscored Rider 34-31 in the second half despite allowing 21 offensive rebounds and losing the rebounding battle 47-33. Drexel is next up for Robert Morris (5-4).

Geneva 74, Washington & Jefferson 49 -- Jimmy Leichliter scored a game-high 20 points on 9-of-17 shooting, and the Golden Tornadoes snapped a four-game losing streak at home on Wednesday night. Geneva (3-4) is unbeaten at home, but the Golden Tornadoes are still searching for their first road win. Geneva's offense converted 16 of its 24 field goals in the first half and finished 30-58 (51.7 percent) on the night. Ethan Moose added 15 points and Danny Torok scored 10.

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