Men’s basketball defeats Edgewood College, falls short against Marian University

By Marty Carlino

Men’s basketball defeats Edgewood College, falls short against Marian University

The Stars notched their second conference win of the season as they defeated Edgewood College 68-67.  They shot 43 percent from the field while out rebounding Edgewood 37-31.  Freshman Tim Robertson led the Stars by scoring 20 points, while shooting 8-for-16 from the field.  Sophomore Josh Mayberry added a double-double, scoring 10 points while grabbing a team high 10 rebounds. Sophomore Ryan Modiest sparked a second half comeback, scoring 9 points on an impressive 80 percent shooting.

Following their win against Edgewood College, the Stars fell short against conference opponent Marian University.  They fought hard all the way through and ultimately fell 78-65.  With the loss, the Stars fell to 13 and 2 in the Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference play.