Dordt College Men's Basketball vs. Huron
November 13, 2003
(Huron, South Dakota) The Dordt College Defenders fell to the Si Tanka Screaming Eagles in non conference men's basketball Thursday night at Huron. The Defenders used an eight point run at the end of the first half to cut a nine point lead down to one, 50-49. Dordt tied the score at 52 but was never able to overtake the hosts.
The Defenders fell behind by as many as 10, 79-69, before cutting the lead down to one at 80-79. The Defenders again trailed by one at 83-82, but were never able to take the lead in falling by five to their old South Dakota Iowa Conference foe.
Luke Ruter led Dordt's attack with 25 points while Corey Minniefield had 29 points in a reserve role for the Screaming Eagles.
It was determined in early January that Minniefield was ineligible. Based upon this the Si Tanka Huron University Screaming Eagles had to forfeit this game. The statistics for the game stand but the win goes to Dordt College.
Dordt's Current Record: 3-0 (0-0)
Opponent's Current Record: 1-2 (0-0)
|Team||1st Half||2nd Half||Final|
|Dordt Rebounding Leaders||Total|
|Opponent Rebounding Leaders||Total|
|Dordt Scoring Leaders||Total|
|Bret Van Wyk||18|
|Kyle Van Arendonk||10|
|Opponent Scoring Leaders||Total|
|Dordt Team Shooting||Pct|
|3-Point Field Goals:||8/20||40%|
|Opponent Team Shooting||Pct|
|3-Point Field Goals:||6/13||46%|
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