Men's Basketball To Host Jimmies Tonight

Men's Basketball To Host Jimmies Tonight


Dordt will host Jamestown in GPAC men’s basketball on Thursday, January 14 at 7:00 pm.




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Jamestown is 12-4 overall and 8-3 in the league and have lost conference games to Northwestern, Mount Marty and Concordia.

Mason Walters leads the Jimmies with a 24.5 point per game average to go with 13.5 rebounds and he hands out 2.5 assists per game. Allante Pickens scores 11.2 points per game while Marc Kjos puts in 10.8 points per game and Cole Woodford is at 10.5 points per game.

Jamestown is outscoring teams 83.8-72.6 and outrebound teams 40.3-30.5.  The Jimmies also convert 50 percent of their field goals while limiting opponents to 44.8 percent shooting.


The Defender men are 13-4 overall and 9-4 in the GPAC and takes a six-game winning streak into the game against the Jimmies and has won seven of its last eight. 

Dordt converts 50.9 percent of its field goals while outscoring teams 83.8-75.5 and outrebound teams 37.9-33.4. Opponents make 43.9 percent of their field goals and the Defenders have converted 135 three-point shots with 34 percent success.   

Garrett Franken scores 16.5 points per game with 7.8 rebounds and he hands out 2.9 assists per game while making 51 percent of his field goals. Jesse Jansma scores 15.8 points per game with a team high 4.0 assists per game and he is making 47 percent of his field goals. Jacob Vis is scoring 12.1 points per game with 6.1 rebounds and he is making 67 percent of his field goal tries and has a team high 18 blocked shots. Cade Bleeker adds 11.5 points per game and Bryce Coppock is averaging 8.5. Dejay Fykstra is converting 5.6 points per game and he makes 70 percent of his field goals while Ben Gesink is averaging 5.2 points per game. Jansma has made 29 three-point shots while Bleeker and Coppock have 28 and 27 respectively.   


Dordt beat Mount Marty on January 9, 94-83.  The Defenders outscored the Lancers 47-39 with Garrett Franken scoring 27 points with 12 rebounds and three assists. Bryce Coppock added 15 off the bench with three assists and Jesse Jansma scored 14 with four rebounds and four assists with two steals. Cade Bleeker knocked down 13 points and DeJay Fykstra had six points and six rebounds as Dordt converted 31-59 field goals and had a 38-29 rebounding advantage.

Against Concordia on Saturday the Jimmies trailed 38-36 and were outscored 43-34 in the second half for an 81-70 loss. Walter scored 22 and had 13 rebounds while Pickens came off the bench to score 14 and Talley had 12 while Woodford adding 10. The Bulldogs converted 57.9 percent of its field goals against Jamestown and had a 31-30 rebounding advantage.


Jamestown outscored Dordt 45-32 in the second half on December 8 and pocketed a 91-74 win. Dordt was hampered by 2-15 three-point shooting and converted 28-57 field goals in the game. Jacob Vis scored 14 and Ben Gesink and Jesse Jansma added 13 each. Mason Walters scored 28 and had 16 rebounds and Marc Kjos knocked down 21 points.


Dordt is on the road to face Hastings on Saturday while Jamestown returns to action on Wednesday, January 20 at Dakota Wesleyan.


Morningside     10-2/14-2

Dakota Wesleyan 9-2/13-3

Jamestown       8-3/12-4

Concordia       10-4/13-6

Dordt           8-4/13-4

Northwestern    7-5/12-5

Briar Cliff     7-6/10-8

Mount Marty     4-9/7-11

Doane           2-12/5-14

Midland         2-10/4-11

Hastings        1-11/5-12


November 10

Concordia def. Midland 82-55


November 11

Jamestown def. Morningside 85-73

Dakota Wesleyan def. Briar Cliff 65-53


November 14

Concordia def. Northwestern 77-74

Briar Cliff def. Mount Marty 88-79

Dordt def. Midland 83-72


November 18

Northwestern def. Jamestown 91-78

Midland def. Hastings 83-66

Dakota Wesleyan def. Dordt 80-78 2ot


November 21

Northwestern def. Midland 97-79

Concordia def. Dordt 82-59

Dakota Wesleyan def. Hastings 74-70

Morningside def. Mount Marty 68-58


November 23

Jamestown def. Hastings 77-68


November 24

Morningside def. Northwestern 79-77

Mount Marty def. Midland 63-49

Dordt def. Briar Cliff 86-69


November 25

Jamestown def. Doane 79-64


November 28

Mount Marty def. Doane 75-68


November 30

Concordia def. Doane 83-66


December 2

Morningside def. Dordt 79-66

Northwestern def. Briar Cliff 98-90

Concordia def. Hastings 86-77

Doane def. Midland 68-64


December 5

Morningside def. Midland  77-73

Northwestern def. 111-79

Mount Marty def. Jamestown 80-79

Briar Cliff def. Concordia 89-75

Dordt def. Doane 73-66


December 6

Dakota Wesleyan def. Doane 93-88


December 8

Jamestown def. Dordt 91-74


December 9

Morningside def. Briar Cliff 76-58

Dakota Wesleyan def. Northwestern 82-76

Doane def. Hastings 95-72

Concordia def. Mount Marty 82-71


December 12

Dakota Wesleyan def. Mount Marty 78-66

Morningside def. Concordia 86-64

Northwestern def. Doane 98-84

Briar Cliff def. Midland 88-83

Dordt def. Hastings 106-72


December 15

Jamestown def. Briar Cliff 74-57

Concordia def. Midland 95-81


December 16

Mount Marty def. Doane 92-74

Dordt def. Northwestern 94-89

Dakota Wesleyan def. Morningside 75-60


December 18

Jamestown def. Concordia 89-87 ot


December 19

Dordt def. Mount Marty 97-80

Briar Cliff def. Doane 81-65


December 20

Morningside def. Hastings  86-67


January 2

Concordia def. Northwestern 81-74 ot

Briar Cliff def. Mount Marty 94-75

Jamestown def. Hastings 98-80

Dordt def. Midland 78-63

Dakota Wesleyan def. Doane 80-73


January 6

Morningside def. Doane 96-73

Dakota Wesleyan def. Concordia 70-64

Briar Cliff def. Hastings 104-75

Northwestern def. Mount Marty 69-56


January 7

Jamestown def. Midland 49-47


January 9

Morningside def. 88-69

Dordt def. Mount Marty 94-83

Concordia def. Jamestown 81-70

Midland def. Dakota Wesleyan 84-75

Briar Cliff def. Doane 83-70


January 13

Morningside def. Briar Cliff 89-73

Northwestern def. Dakota Wesleyan 86-73

Concordia def. Mount Marty 86-76

Hastings def. Doane 89-65


January 14

Jamestown @ Dordt


January 16

Morningside @ Concordia

Northwestern @ Doane

Midland @ Briar Cliff

Dordt @ Hastings


January 17

Mount Marty @ Dakota Wesleyan


January 20

Dakota Wesleyan @ Jamestown

Morningside @ Dordt

Briar Cliff @ Northwestern

Hastings @ Mount Marty


January 23

Mount Marty @ Jamestown

Midland @ Morningside

Northwestern @ Hastings

Briar Cliff @ Concordia

Dordt @ Doane


January 27

Jamestown @ Morningside

Dordt @ Northwestern

Mount Marty @ Midland

Dakota Wesleyan @ Briar Cliff


January 30

Morningside @ Mount Marty

Northwestern @ Midland

Dakota Wesleyan @ Hastings


January 31

Doane @ Jamestown