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Dordt College Men's Basketball vs. Mount Marty

January 4, 2006

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(Yankton, South Dakota) The Mount Marty Lancers handed Dordt College their first conference loss of the 2005-2006 season Wednesday night with an 84-73 decision.

the Lancers pulled away from a 29-28 advantage late in the first half, scoring eleven in a row, eventually leading by 10, 49-39 when the dust had settled on the first half.

The Defenders were never able to seriously dent the Mount Marty lead, getting only as close as seven at 66-59 before falling 83-72.

Dordt was led by Luke Ruter's 20 points and six rebounds while Brandon Haan had 18 points and six rebounds. Mount Marty was topped by JJ Heyden's 20 points, 12 rebounds and 11 assists.

Dordt's Current Record: 12-3 (5-1)
Opponent's Current Record: 10-6 (3-4)

Team 1st Half 2nd Half Final
Dordt College 39 34 73
Mount Marty 49 35 84
Dordt Rebounding Leaders Total
Brandon Haan 6
Chad Huenink 6
Team Total: 25
Opponent Rebounding Leaders Total
JJ Heyden 12
Andy Witte 5
Team Total: 37
Dordt Scoring Leaders Total
Luke Ruter 20
Brandon Haan 18
Scott Van Zanten 8
Team Total: 73
Opponent Scoring Leaders Total
JJ Heyden 20
Andy Witte 18
Travis Seitzinger 12
Justin Bonnichsen 10
Team Total: 84
Dordt Team Shooting Pct
Field Goals: 27/63 43%
3-Point Field Goals: 3/13 23%
Free Throws: 16/21 76%
Opponent Team Shooting Pct
Field Goals: 29/55 53%
3-Point Field Goals: 8/15 53%
Free Throws: 18/26 69%

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