Xavier Lundy scored 19 points on 9-of-14 shooting to lead Rider (0-2). Jimmie Taylor added 13 points. Shawn Valentine, who scored a career-high 15 points in the Broncs opening loss to Princeton, scored 4.
The Explorers had a 20-point lead with six minutes left. Lundy scored four points, and Taylor made a 3-pointer to spark an 11-2 run to pull to 67-56 with 2:35 remaining. Shuler made a pair of free throws and Price scored four points to seal it.