Dordt College Men's Basketball vs. Dakota Wesleyan

January 7, 2004

(Sioux Center, Iowa) The Dordt Defenders picked up a conference win tonight over the Dakota Wesleyan Tigers. Dordt jumped out to a ten point halftime lead, and staved off every Tiger run en route to the win.

Dordt had four starters in double figures tonight, led by Bret Van Wyk's 16 points. Luke Ruter and Brandon Haan added 15 points apiece and Kyle Van Arendonk chipped in 12. Haan also picked up nine boards.

Dordt's Current Record: 8-7 (0-0)
Opponent's Current Record: 8-11 (2-4)

Team 1st Half 2nd Half Final
Dordt College 38 34 72
Dakota Wesleyan 28 31 59
Dordt Rebounding Leaders Total
Brandon Haan 9
Luke Ruter 5
Team Total: 24
Opponent Rebounding Leaders Total
Michael Stevenson 4
Travis Johnson 3
Team Total: 21
Dordt Scoring Leaders Total
Bret Van Wyk 16
Brandon Haan 15
Luke Ruter 15
Kyle Van Arendonk 12
Team Total: 72
Opponent Scoring Leaders Total
David Nour 9
Michael Stevenson 8
Steven Deibert 8
Team Total: 59
Dordt Team Shooting Pct
Field Goals: 25/45 56%
3-Point Field Goals: 1/7 14%
Free Throws: 21/24 88%
Opponent Team Shooting Pct
Field Goals: 21/45 47%
3-Point Field Goals: 8/20 40%
Free Throws: 9/12 75%

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