L 75-79


Dordt College Men's Basketball vs. Buena Vista

November 26, 2002

(Sioux Center, Iowa) The Dordt Defenders fought back from a 16 point deficit in the second half to take a three point lead near the end of regulation. Eric Wiebers hit back to back three pointers to give Buena Vista the lead with under a minute left but Eric Maas converted a conventional three point play to tie the score at 66. Buena Vista turned the ball over with under :06 left in the game and Dan Hospers was fouled as the buzzer sounded giving him two free throws. Hospers was unable to convert and the game went to overtime. Wiebers continued to have the hot hand for BV as he converted on seven points while the Defenders got five points from Evan Beimers in the extra session. Beimers led all scorers with 27 points, 23 of them coming after intermission.

Dordt's Current Record: 4-1 (0-0)
Opponent's Current Record: 2-0 (0-0)

Team 1st Half 2nd Half OT 1 Final
Dordt College 26 40 9 75
Buena Vista 40 26 13 79
Dordt Rebounding Leaders Total
Evan Beimers 7
Luke Ruter 5
Eric Maas 5
Kyle Van Arendonk 5
Team Total: 37
Opponent Rebounding Leaders Total
Scott Weber 9
Robby Beyer 9
Team Total: 43
Dordt Scoring Leaders Total
Evan Beimers 27
Eric Maas 16
Ryan Dooyema 13
Team Total: 75
Opponent Scoring Leaders Total
Eric Wiebers 21
Scott Weber 18
Chris Petersen 16
Team Total: 79
Dordt Team Shooting Pct
Field Goals: 27/62 44%
3-Point Field Goals: 5/16 31%
Free Throws: 16/29 55%
Opponent Team Shooting Pct
Field Goals: 30/65 46%
3-Point Field Goals: 7/18 39%
Free Throws: 12/16 75%

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