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Nebraska Wesleyan University - Recap

From site: Basketball (men)

Date:February 8, 2020
Time:4:00 pm
Results:95-65
Location:Home

Nationally ranked No. 7 Nebraska Wesleyan University defeated Luther this afternoon 95-65. The Prairie Wolves led 44-32 at halftime and outscored the Norse 51-33 in the second stanza.

Gage Thompson and Garrian Wade led the Norse attack with 11 points each. Aaron Blumberg was next with eight. 

Three Prairie Wolves scored over 20 points, led by Clay Reimers who produced a double-double, with 25 points and 11 rebounds. Nate Schimonitz was credited with 23 and Nate Bahe had 21. The Prairie Wolves shot 55.9% from behind the three-point line, connecting on 19-of-34 attempts. Both Bahe and Reimers were a perfect 5-for-5 from distance.

Box Score

Luther fell to 3-10 in the American Rivers Conference, 7-15 overall. NWU captured the A-R-C title this afternoon and is 13-0, 20-2.

Next week, Luther has road games at Central College on Wednesday, Feb. 12 and at the University of Dubuque on Saturday, Feb. 15.

Contact: David Blanchard, 563-387-1586