L 79-88


Dordt College Men's Basketball vs. Northwestern

February 4, 2004

(Orange City, Iowa) The Dordt Defenders couldn't answer Northwestern's three-point shooting attack tonight, falling 88-79. Dordt played even with the Red Raiders through the first half and went to the break tied at 37-all. Northwestern pulled away in the second half and was able to withstand a late Dordt run.

Dordt was led in scoring by Luke Ruter with 19 points. Brandon Haan and Bret Van Wyk had 14 and 13 points. Haan also pulled down eight boards. Corey Winterfeld had 18 points to lead Northwestern.

Dordt's Current Record: 11-12 (0-0)
Opponent's Current Record: 18-5 (11-2)

Team 1st Half 2nd Half Final
Dordt College 37 42 79
Northwestern 37 51 88
Dordt Rebounding Leaders Total
Brandon Haan 8
Kyle Van Arendonk 6
Team Total: 25
Opponent Rebounding Leaders Total
Jeff Schaap 10
Team Total: 35
Dordt Scoring Leaders Total
Luke Ruter 19
Brandon Haan 14
Bret Van Wyk 13
Team Total: 79
Opponent Scoring Leaders Total
Corey Winterfeld 18
Marcus Leloux 17
Team Total: 88
Dordt Team Shooting Pct
Field Goals: 31/66 47%
3-Point Field Goals: 2/12 17%
Free Throws: 15/20 75%
Opponent Team Shooting Pct
Field Goals: 29/49 59%
3-Point Field Goals: 12/21 57%
Free Throws: 18/26 69%

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