|November 21, 2014||1st||2nd||Final|
|Stats at a Glance||MVSUM||BSUM|
|FG Percentage||.453 (24-53)||.500 (31-62)|
|3P FG Percentage||.455 (5-11)||.400 (6-15)|
|FT Percentage||.722 (13-18)||.750 (9-12)|
BEMIDJI, Minn. – The Bemidji State University men's basketball team started its weekend action off with Mayville State University Friday night. BSU earned its second win of the season with a 77-66 victory.
The Beavers second half once again brings them out ahead as they find a rhythm against Mayville State to put up 47 points and led by no less than a nine-point margin once reached.
Senior Brock Lutes led the BSU scoring effort with a season-high 29 points as he finished shooting 12-of-18 from the field and a perfect 3-of-3 from the arch. Lutes added four rebounds, four assists and one steal in 31 minutes of play. He also went 2-for-2 from the free throw line.
Putting up 14 points for second on the team was Alexander Sattley, shooting his best 6-of-15 from the field. Sattley led the Beavers in steals with two and added two rebounds in the game.
BSU ended the night shooting 50 percent (31-62) from the field and 40 percent (6-15) from three-point range.
Chuck Robinson led the Comets with 15 points, shooting 6-of-10 from the field and 3-of-6 from the line. He also pulled down nine rebounds and charted two blocks in 27 minutes of play. A.B. Najee and Daniel Lindgren were tied for second on the team as each recorded 13 points.
Mayville State outrebounded the Beavers posting 35 total, including 23 defensive rebounds. Jordan Villebrun led the team’s rebounding effort with 13 of the 35. The Comets were able to outshoot BSU from three-point range as they finished 5-of-11 (45.5%).
Bemidji State (2-0, 0-0 NSIC) will be back in action Saturday, Nov. 22 against Viterbo University to end its weekend action. Tip off is scheduled for 6 p.m. from BSU Gymnasium.
Nestled in Northern Minnesota’s wooded region and located on the shore of Lake Bemidji, Bemidji State University sponsors 15 varsity athletic programs with NCAA Division I men’s and women’s hockey membership in the Western Collegiate Hockey Association, while its 13 NCAA Division II programs hold membership in the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference (NSIC).