Dordt defeats Mount Marty 101-55
HOW IT HAPPENED
Dordt used steady defensive pressure to beat Mount Marty handily on Wednesday night in Sioux Center 101-55.
The game was tight up to a 23-22 difference with 10:10 remaining in the first half. A Chad Barkema basket started a nine point run that ended with Alec Henrickson hitting a three point basket with 8:56 left in the first half.
Josh Van Lingen started another Dordt string that didn’t end until Dordt had a 43-24 lead. The first half ended with a Marcus Winterfeld basket after a Chandler Brunsting steal with :02 left in the half and the Defenders led 52-30.
The Lancers never made a run and Dordt outscored the Lancers 49-25 to win the GPAC contest by 46.
Dordt was 34-72 from the field and 19-22 from the free throw line.
Mount Marty was 23-59 from the field and 3-19 from the three-point arc.
Dordt outrebounded Mount Marty 48-28.
Mount Marty committed 26 turnovers and Dordt had 16 steals.
Alec Henrickson and Marcus Winterfeld each had 14 points.
Chad Barkema and Jesse Jansma added 11 and Kyle Lang had ten with four rebounds.
Barkema led Dordt with nine rebounds and four assists and Winterfeld had five rebounds.
Dordt is 2-0 in the league and 7-5 overall. Mount Marty slips to 1-8 and 0-4.
Dordt will host Concordia on Saturday, December 2.
Doane University 89, Midland University 81 Briar Cliff University 98, Hastings College 86 Morningside College 86, Northwestern College 71 Dordt College 101, Mount Marty 55