Dordt College Men's Basketball vs. Jamestown
November 7, 2009
(Jamestown, North Dakota) The Dordt College Defender men's basketball team won a 68-65 decision over the Jamestown Jimmies in Jamestown, North Dakota Saturday afternoon. The Defenders had to fight off repeated charges by the Jimmies including a three-pointer to tie it for their second win of the season.
Dordt led 40-31 at the half and were up by six late in the game before Jamestown whittled the lead down to one. Trevor Wolterstorff knocked down a pair of free throws in the final ten seconds and a three point shot by the Jimmies went off the rim and Dordt survived for the win.
Dordt made the most of their free throw attempts and made 26-34 attempts while knocking down 18-42 field goal attempts. Brandon Oldenkamp scored 17 including 4-6 on three-pointers. Trevor Wolterstorff had 17 points including 11-15 on free throws and Michael Eekhoff had 13 points and dished out five assists. Dordt was outrebounded 38-36 and was led in caroms by Oldenkamp's eight.
Jamestown was led in scoring by CJ Peeters with 15 points and Jacob Kelsey had 14.
Dordt is 2-0 while Jamestown falls to 3-1. The Defenders will host Grand View on Wednesday, November 11 starting at 7:30.
Dordt's Current Record: 2-0 (0-0)
Opponent's Current Record: 3-1 (0-0)
|Team||1st Half||2nd Half||Final|
|Dordt Rebounding Leaders||Total|
|Opponent Rebounding Leaders||Total|
|Dordt Scoring Leaders||Total|
|Opponent Scoring Leaders||Total|
|Dordt Team Shooting||Pct|
|3-Point Field Goals:||6/15||40%|
|Opponent Team Shooting||Pct|
|3-Point Field Goals:||8/24||33%|
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