LAWRENCEVILLE, New Jersey — Jimmie Taylor hit four 3-pointers and finished with 20 points to lead Rider over Marist 59-49 on Sunday as the Broncs tied a school record for most regular season wins.
Rider (21-10, 15-5 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference) has the No. 2 seed in the conference tournament and will play a quarterfinal game on Saturday.
Taylor scored 13 points during Rider's 18-5 run to give the Broncs a 50-37 lead with 7:53 remaining, and led by double digits until the final minute.
Taylor was 7 of 10 from the floor, and Xavier Lundy chipped in 12 with nine boards for Rider. The Broncs forced 15 Marist turnovers and last won 21 regular season games in 2008.