On Thursday night, Monmouth University squared off against the Rider Broncs. A packed crowd of 2,110 filled the OceanFirst Bank Center, the home stadium of the Monmouth Hawks that is located in New Jersey. Coming into the game, it was obvious that it was going to be interesting. Despite a rough start to the season, Monmouth got themselves going on a tear. They have won four out of their last six games, which includes the win over Rider. The game belonged to the Hawks from the start.