Thompson harbors NCAA tourney, NBA draft hopes at Rider
WEST LONG BRANCH, N.J. -- As the Rider Broncs took the court at Monmouth's antiquated Boylan Gym on Dec. 15, many players were rubbing their hands. Not in excitement, but to keep them insulated from the frigid, nor'easter air leaking into the rickety facility.
Over the next two hours, the arctic chill wasn't the only thing numbing the generously listed crowd of 1,580. The Broncs were sucking the competitive life out of a nonconference tilt against the homestanding Hawks, methodically ...
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