Men's Basketball Looks To Bounce Back Against Doane

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Men's Basketball Looks To Bounce Back Against Doane


Dordt will travel to Doane on Saturday, January 23 at 4:00 pm.

TICKETS: visiting fans will not be admitted to the game.







Doane is 5-15 this season and 2-13 in the league with conference wins over Midland and Hastings. Doane has lost eight games in a row dating back to December 12. The losing streak includes a seven points loss to Dakota Wesleyan and a two point loss to Northwestern.

The Tigers are getting outscored 79.6-71.6 and outrebounded 39.1-30.1.  The Tigers have allowed 49 percent field goal shooting by opponents and 38 percent three-point shooting.

Anthony Laravie leads the team with a 16 points per game average and he gets 4.6 rebounds per game. Jaxon Harre is adding 10.9 points per game and 4.9 rebounds with 48.4 percent field goal shooting. Joe Burt adds 10.7 points per game and Ben Moxnes and Trey Winkler convert 7.8 and 7.4 points per game respectively.


The Defender men are 15-5 overall and 10-5 in the GPAC and had an eight game winning streak stopped in a loss to Morningside.    

Dordt converts 51 percent of its field goals while outscoring teams 84.3-75.8 and outrebound teams 37-33.5. Opponents make 44.2 percent of their field goals and the Defenders have converted 174 three-point shots with 36 percent success.   

Garrett Franken scores 16.2 points per game with 7.5 rebounds and he hands out 2.8 assists per game while making 50 percent of his field goals. Jesse Jansma scores 15.3 points per game with a team high 4.0 assists per game and he is making 46 percent of his field goals. Jacob Vis is scoring 12.3 points per game with 6.0 rebounds and he is making 66 percent of his field goal tries and has a team high 22 blocked shots. Cade Bleeker adds 11.3 points per game and Bryce Coppock is averaging 8.8. Ben Gesink’s average is 6.4 and he gets 3.6 rebounds and he is making 34 percent of his three-point shots. Camden Bialas is at 5.8 points per game and Fykstra convers 5.3. Bialas is making 76 percent of his field goal attempts.  Jansma has 38 made three-point shots while Bleeker and Coppock have 34 and 33.


Doane overcame a late eight point deficit to tie Northwestern on January 16, and led 77-76 with a 9-0 run. With :14 left in the game Northwestern got the ball and got a putback and foul shot to get the 79-77 final. Laravie scored 17 and Burt had 14 while Harre and Moxness added 10 each.

Dordt battled Morningside but lost an 84-80 decision Wednesday night with Franken scoring 16 and Jansma 15.  Bialas came off the bench to go a perfect 6-6 with 13 points and Gesink added 12.


The Defenders beat Doane on December 5 with Garrett Franken scoring 17 and grabbing 12 rebounds. Jansma scored 14 and Vis 11 while Doane was topped by Trey Winkler’s 17 point performance in a reserve role.


Dordt will travel to Northwestern on Wednesday night, January 27 at 8:00 pm.


Morningside     12-2/16-2

Dakota Wesleyan 10-3/14-4

Jamestown       9-4/13-5

Dordt           10-5/15-5

Concordia       10-5/13-7

Northwestern    9-5/14-5

Briar Cliff     8-7/11-9

Mount Marty     4-11/7-13

Doane           2-13/5-15

Midland         2-11/4-12

Hastings        2-12/6-13


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

Dordt def. Jamestown 87-68


January 16

Morningside def. Concordia 95-77

Northwestern def. Doane 79-77

Briar Cliff def. Midland 90-85

Dordt def. Hastings 94-85


January 17

Dakota Wesleyan def. Mount Marty 69-58


January 20

Jamestown def. Dakota Wesleyan 74-66

Morningside def. Dordt 84-80

Northwestern def. Briar Cliff 79-69

Hastings def. Mount Marty 96-92 (ot)


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