2014-15 Men's Basketball
Record: 10-4 Home: 4-0 Away: 3-2 Neutral: 3-2 WHAC: 5-2
Seniors Jake Plite, Anthony Allen and Wes Hudson added in the night's loss.
Seniors Jake Plite, Anthony Allen and Wes Hudson added in the night's loss.
79
VS
69
(20) Friends University
(4) Cornerstone
Men's Basketball - Fri, Mar. 14, 2014
Final12F
Cornerstone University 30-5294069
Friends (Kan.) 27-6384179
Mar. 14, 2014
Attendance: 800
Cornerstone UniversityIndv. LeadersFriends (Kan.)
#23 Wes Hudson - 24Points #1 Joe Mitchell - 30
#21 Jake Plite - 10Rebounds #12 Brett Williams - 10
2 Players (#2,#23) - 3Assists #1 Joe Mitchell - 3
Cornerstone UniversityTeam StatisticsFriends (Kan.)
39.4% (28 - 71) Field Goals % 58.7% (27 - 46)
25.9% (7 - 27) 3 Point Field Goals % 61.1% (11 - 18)
75% (6 - 8) Free Throws 58.3% (14 - 24)
35Rebounds 35
9Assists 8
10Turnovers 16
142nd Chance Pts 9

WHAT: NAIA DII Men's Basketball National Tournament 2nd round

WHO: No. 4 Cornerstone vs. No. 20 Friends University (Kan.)

RESULT: L 79-69

High Scorer: Senior Wes Hudson (24 points)

Key Stats: Hudson finishes career with 2,036 points, Ben Lanning added 17 points and 8 rebounds, Friends shot 58.7% from the floor while going 11-for-18 from behind the arc.      

OVERVIEW:

Fourth ranked Cornerstone University men's basketball team finished their season 30-5 after falling to No. 20 Friends University (Kan.), 79-69, during the second round of the 2014 DII Men's Basketball National Tournament on Friday evening.  The Golden Eagles were led by senior Wes Hudson's 24 points while seniors Jake Plite grabbed 10 rebounds and Anthony Allen dished out three assists and had four points in their final game as Golden Eagles.  The Falcons from Friends University came out hot converting on 11 of their first 12 shots taking an early 18 point lead.  The Golden Eagles chipped away at the lead finding themselves down nine points heading into the locker room.  During the second, Cornerstone was able to get within four points with just 13 minutes left but the Falcons held the Golden Eagles back en-route to the upset. 

The Cornerstone men will say goodbye to seniors Wes Hudson, Anthony Allen, Jake Plite and Alex Lyle.    

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