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Cornerstone University 77 Lourdes College 66
Grand Rapids, Mich.
Cornerstone - Justin Yoder (30 points)
Lourdes - John Washington (20 points)
Cornerstone - Jake Plite (7 rebounds)
Lourdes - Marcus Outlaw (6 rebounds)
Cornerstone - Ronald
Bates (5 assists)
Lourdes - John Washington (4 assists)
KEY TEAM STATS
The Golden Eagles shot 60.9% (14-23) from the field and 87.5% (14-16) from the line in the second half.
The Golden Eagles took an early lead in the first half jumping out to a 25-13 advantage with 7:03 left in the half. Lourdes would respond with an 18-7 run to finish the half and they went into the locker room only down 1 point (32-31). Lourdes tied the score at 32-32 and 36-36 early in the second half but then the Golden Eagles started to hear up on the offensive end of the court. Senior Justin Yoder went on a tear and scored 14 points in a five minute span and put the Golden Eagles up 58-48 with 7:22 left on the clock. The Golden Eagles maintain about a 10 point margin through the remainder of the game as they defeated the Gray Wolves 77-66 today. Justin Yoder finished the game with 30 points on 10-15 shooting from the floor which included 4-6 from long range.
The Golden Eagles will host Grace Bible on Saturday, December 17th at 5:00 p.m.