The Tigers bounced back from an embarrassing defeat on friday to take a 67-62 win over NCAA III Baldwin Wallace on Saturday. Allen Durham recorded his 6th double-double of the year with 14 points and 10 rebounds to lead Grace. Durham was also named to the All-Tournament Team. Freshmen Ryan Krombeen added 12 points, 6 assists and 6 rebounds and Matt Kurtz 11 points. Cory Jamieson hit 4 straight free throws to seal the win late in the game.
“It wasn’t pretty but it was certainly better than last night’s performance”, said Coach Gary Bailey. “We took care of the ball a little better today and hit some clutch free throws.”
Grace shot 45% from the floor and 58% from the line. The Tigers outrebounded BW by a 45-35 margin. the Tigers get a little break before the NCCAA II Midwest Regional Tip-Off starting on December 4th, 5th and 6th in Chicago.
The Tigers now stand at 4-3 on the season.