|Date:||February 27, 2020|
Luther's season came to an end tonight at Loras College as the Duhawks defeated the Norse 74-61 in a semifinal match-up of the American Rivers Conference Tournament. Loras, who Luther had beaten twice during the regular season, blistered the nets shooting 50.9% that included 52.9% from behind the three-point line.
The Duhawks Macenzie Kraemer led the charge with 30 points. Kraemer was 9-of-12 from the field and 7-of-8 from the free throw line. Kraemer also made five of the Duhawks nine three-pointers.
The Duhawks led 37-32 at halftime and outscored the Norse 37-29 in the final two frames.
Luther completes its season with an overall record of 15-10. Loras (23-3) advances to the A-R-C Championship game that will be held at Wartburg College on Saturday, Feb. 29.
This was also the final game for six seniors. This group had qualified for the conference tournament all four years, advancing to the semfinals twice and the championship game twice. Their four-year overall record was 63-43.
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