EC MEN LOSE AT HOME
January 17, 2013Earlham College Broadcast Sports
RICHMOND, Ind. — The Earlham College men's basketball team fell 92-66 on Wednesday
to Defiance College.
Dustin Rusk led the Quakers with 15 points and eight rebounds in the Heartland
Collegiate Athletic Conference contest on Schuckman Court in the Athletics and
Blake Welch added 12 points. Jack O'Flaherty finished with nine points.
Tyler Lewers tossed in eight points as Vadial Jett handed out six assists.
The Quakers were able to work their way to an early 8-6 against the Yellow Jackets
However, after Rusk hit a pair of free throws to tie the game at 10-10 with 14:53
left in the opening half, Defiance scored six straight points to take a 16-10 lead.
The Yellow Jackets were able to wide their margin to build a 41-28 lead by
In the second half, Defiance was able to maintain its distance from the Quakers as
the Yellow Jackets picked up the win.
Earlham (2-14, 1-8) remains at home on Saturday as they welcome conference foe
Franklin College to Schuckman Court at 3 p.m.