Nick Guadarrama had 10 points and eight rebounds for New Hampshire (15-12, 10-8 America East Conference).
Ayinde Hikim scored a career-high 22 points for the River Hawks (14-15, 6-11).
The Wildcats improve to 2-0 against the River Hawks on the season. New Hampshire defeated UMass Lowell 67-61 on Jan. 22.
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