EALRHAM MEN LOSE TO HANOVER
January 12, 2013Earlham College Broadcast Sports
HANOVER, Ind. — The Earlham College men's basketball team played at Hanover College
on Saturday as the Quakers fell 86-51.
Dustin Rusk led the Quakers with 11 points in the Heartland Collegiate Athletic
Jack O'Flaherty tossed in eight points with five rebounds, while Kirk Douglas added
eight points off the bench.
Kristian Barden led the Quakers with eight rebounds.
Hanover (9-6, 6-2) got off to a 12-5 advantage by the 16:38 mark of the opening half.
O'Flaherty got the Quakers closer with a 3-pointer at 16:11.
The Panthers followed with a 13-1 run to go on top 25-9 with 13:06 left.
Earlham rallied to close the gap to 40-27 by intermission.
In the second half, Hanover started with the first six points before Rusk drilled a
3-pointer to make it 46-30 with 16:46 remaining. The Panthers were able to maintain
their distance the rest of the way.
The Quakers (2-13, 1-7) are at home on Wednesday as they entertain Defiance College.
The HCAC contest on Schuckman Court in the Athletics and Wellness Center gets
underway at 7:30 p.m.