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Dordt College Men's Basketball vs. Dana

February 7, 2004

(Sioux Center, Iowa) The Dordt Defenders knocked off the Dana Vikings tonight 86-77. Dordt held a six-point halftime lead but saw the Vikings chip away at that lead through the second half. Dordt fought off the Vikings' effort and pulled away late in the game for the win.

Luke Ruter had 20 points and 11 rebounds to lead the way for the Defenders. Bret Van Wyk had 18 points and Kyle Van Arendonk had 15. Tim Venhuizen also chipped in 11 points.

Dordt's Current Record: 13-11 (6-9)
Opponent's Current Record: 13-13 (7-8)

Team 1st Half 2nd Half Final
Dordt College 44 42 86
Dana 38 39 77
Dordt Rebounding Leaders Total
Luke Ruter 11
Team Total: 39
Opponent Rebounding Leaders Total
Mark Esser 4
Chris Carder 4
Chad Harder 4
Team Total: 27
Dordt Scoring Leaders Total
Luke Ruter 20
Bret Van Wyk 18
Kyle Van Arendonk 15
Tim Venhuizen 11
Team Total: 86
Opponent Scoring Leaders Total
Bruce Erdman 18
Chad Harder 17
Team Total: 77
Dordt Team Shooting Pct
Field Goals: 33/58 57%
3-Point Field Goals: 5/9 56%
Free Throws: 15/25 60%
Opponent Team Shooting Pct
Field Goals: 25/56 45%
3-Point Field Goals: 5/15 33%
Free Throws: 22/29 76%

For more information, please contact Mike Byker, Sports Information Director, at mbyker@dordt.edu or (712) 722-6301.