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|Date:||January 4, 2020|
Luther dropped a 77-54 decision to Buena Vista University this afternoon at Siebens Fieldhouse. The Beavers led 44-29 at halftime and outscored the Norse 33-25 in the second half en route to the victory.
Neither team shot the ball well. Buena Vista connected on 39.7% and Luther shot 33.3%. Buena Vista dominated the paint, outscoring Luther 44-14. The Beavers also out rebounded the Norse 56-32 with 20 coming off the offensive glass that led to 19 second chance points.
Timothy Jeffries led a foursome of Beavers who tallied double digits with a game high 21 points.
The loss gives Luther an American Rivers Conference record of 0-3, 4-8 overall. Buena Vista improved to 2-2 in the A-R-C, 11-2 overall.
Luther returns home on Wednesday, Jan. 8 and will host Central College. Tip-off is scheduled for 7:30 p.m.
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