Men's basketball

Northwestern @ Mount Marty 8 p.m. Wednesday, February 8, Yankton, S.D.

Past games

Nov302011
@ Northwestern
Feb242011
@ Northwestern
GPAC Tournament
Feb022011
@ Mount Marty
Nov232010
@ Northwestern
Feb232010
@ Northwestern
GPAC Tournament
Feb032010
@ Northwestern
Nov242009
@ Mount Marty
Jan212009
@ Mount Marty
Dec132008
@ Northwestern
Jan232008
@ Northwestern
Dec082007
@ Mount Marty
Jan162007
@ Northwestern
Nov182006
@ Mount Marty
Feb182006
@ Northwestern
Jan182006
@ Mount Marty

About MM

Located in Yankton, S.D., Mount Marty College is a member of the Great Plains Athletic Conference.
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MM (10-14)273966

Northwestern led from start to finish in earning its second straight road win, defeating Mount Marty 87-66 Wednesday night in Yankton, S.D. The 14th-ranked Red Raiders improve to 12-5 in the GPAC, 19-6 overall, with three games left in the regular season. Mount Marty dropped to 6-11 in the GPAC, 10-15 overall.

The Red Raiders began the game on an 18-2 run as five different NWC players scored in the opening minutes. Northwestern extended the lead to as much as 19 in the first half, leading 43-27 at halftime. Coach Korver's squad shot 56% in the first half and held the host Lancers to 30%.

Northwestern built the lead up to over 20 early in the second half and the Raiders were able to play all 12 players extended minutes in the final period.

NWC shot 52% for the game (33/63) and 35% (8/23) from beyond the arc. Walker Seim led the Red Raiders for the second straight game, scoring 18 points, making 6-of-8 field goal attempts. Ben Miller netted 16 points and pulled down a team-high eight rebounds. Daniel Van Kalsbeek (12) and Stu Goslinga (10) were also in double figures. Northwestern dominated the boards (44-33) and grabbed 11 offensive boards, leading to a 17-7 advantage in second chance points.

Mount Marty was limited to just 32% from the floor and was led by Mitch Ackelson with 13 points and six rebounds.

Northwestern will host Doane on Saturday afternoon (4:00pm) on Senior & Parent's Day.

 

 

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