W 71-70


Dordt College Men's Basketball vs. Briar Cliff

January 29, 2003

(Sioux Center, Iowa) The Dordt men took it down to the wire tonight before getting a 71-70 victory over Briar Cliff tonight. Eric Maas made two free throws with 43 seconds left in the game to tie the score at 69-69. At the other end, Baltimore Haynes-Talbot was fouled with 3.7 seconds left, but only made the first of two free throws. Maas was again fouled on the rebound and made both of his ensuing free throws to put the Defenders up 71-70. The Chargers put up a last-second half-court shot, but it rimmed out, giving Dordt the win. Kyle Van Arendonk had 18 points to lead the Defenders, while Maas and Evan Beimers each put up 14. Josh Winston had 23 points for the Chargers tonight.

Dordt's Current Record: 12-8 (0-0)
Opponent's Current Record: 11-9 (5-4)

Team 1st Half 2nd Half Final
Dordt College 32 39 71
Briar Cliff 34 36 70
Dordt Rebounding Leaders Total
Evan Beimers 6
Eric Maas 5
Team Total: 31
Opponent Rebounding Leaders Total
Baltimore Haynes-Talbot 9
Earl Lewis 6
Team Total: 29
Dordt Scoring Leaders Total
Kyle Van Arendonk 18
Eric Maas 14
Evan Beimers 14
Team Total: 71
Opponent Scoring Leaders Total
Josh Winston 23
Jared Babbitt 12
Team Total: 70
Dordt Team Shooting Pct
Field Goals: 27/59 46%
3-Point Field Goals: 4/10 40%
Free Throws: 13/16 81%
Opponent Team Shooting Pct
Field Goals: 29/54 54%
3-Point Field Goals: 7/18 39%
Free Throws: 5/7 71%

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