Men's Varsity Basketball vs. Emmaus Bible

W 119-62

Moody Bible Classic

1:00 PM - Saturday, November 18, 2017
Chicago, Illinois
Non-conference Match

Recap

SCORE

Dordt defeats Emmaus Bible 119-62

HOW IT HAPPENED

The Dordt men’s basketball team bounced back from a disappointing loss on Friday night to defeat Emmaus Bible on Saturday afternoon in a game hosted by Moody Bible in Chicago, Illinois 117-62.

Dordt charged out to a 22-7 first half lead and eventually took a 58-32 lead into the half.

The second half was more of the same as the Defenders outscored Emmaus 59-30 in the second half.

THE NUMBERS

All 15 players who suited up for Dordt saw action and scored.

Dordt converted 47-79 shots for 60 percent success and had a 51-24 rebounding advantage.

Emmaus was 22-58 from the field for 38 percent.

Kyle Lang scored a career high 27 points while making 10-12 field goals and 7-9 three-point shots in 16 minutes of play.

Dejay Fykstra added 10 points while converting 4-6 field goals.

Marcus Winterfeld scored nine while Kobe Critchley, Ben Gesink and Jesse Jansma all had eight points.

Dordt is now 5-4 and will be off until next Friday, November 24 when the Defenders host Fisk (Tennessee) in the first of two games at a classic hosted by the Defenders.