Valpo 88
Kentst 83
Date of game: 11/18/2012

Recap: Kent State vs. Valparaiso

Kent, OH (Sports Network) - Kevin Van Wijk recorded 25 points as he led the Valparaiso Crusaders to an 88-83 overtime win against the Kent State Golden Flashes at the MAC Center.

Van Wijk shot 6-of-8 from the field and was 13-of-14 at the free-throw line for the Crusaders (3-1). Both Ryan Broekhoff and Erik Buggs added 15 points, while reserve Matt Kenney scored 16 and led the team in both rebounds (six) and assists (five).

Randal Holt led the Golden Flashes (2-2) with 20 points and recorded five steals. Chris Evans added 18 points and four steals, while Bryson Pope tallied 13 points off the bench Chris Brewer chipped in 11.

In the first half Valpo shot 63.2 percent from the field and carried a 36-28 lead into halftime.

KSU battled back in the second half and outscored the Crusaders 47-39. The Golden Flashes led 75-72 with four seconds left in regulation, with Buggs at the free throw line for the Crusaders. Buggs made his first attempt but missed his second and Van Wijk grabbed the offensive rebound and put the ball back up and in to tie the game in the final moments.

In overtime, the Crusaders outscored Kent State 13-8, making their last seven free throw attempts.

The Crusaders shot a highly efficient 58.1 percent from the floor which helped overcome their 20 turnovers.

Game Notes

Varga, Perish lead FCS players of the week

Recently in the Ivy League, the battle for the conference championship has typically come down to two teams: Harvard and Penn.

NASCAR News
The Inside Line: Stewart still coping with tragedy

Seven weeks after his involvement in an accident that took the life of Kevin Ward Jr. during a sprint car race on a dirt track in Upstate New York, Tony Stewart continues to deal with emotions surrounding the tragic incident.

Latest Sports Photos
Latest Sports Photos
0 Votes
Team CHOCOLATE MILK member Owen Hammond recovers post-race with lowfat chocolate milk after finishing 140.6 miles at IRONMAN Chattanooga.

0 Votes
a skydiver was injured when attempting to land in a pre game show at the Lookouts opening game on 4/3/2014

0 Votes
SEC Champions Alabama created by artist Ben Teeter S/N C.O.A. available for the dedicated Alabama fan!

1 Vote
first catch of the season looks like a good year

0 Votes
Gina McLeroy Spring City, TN

0 Votes
Our Son Brandon McLeroy MTSU Football 2011 Gina McLeroy Spring City TN

1 Vote
this is James Howard telling Gracie what to do.

0 Votes
Riverbend fun!

0 Votes
I nees a four letter word for the outside layer of a tree.

0 Votes
Cameron is a rising athlete. He has a God given talent for the game of football. This picture is of him stopping the ball carrier in our game in the ...
Featured Partners
www.eastridgeretirementcenter.com
The newly modeled East Ridge Residence is a must see with its spacious comfortable apartments. Plus, 3 delicious meals daily, geriatric physician, home healthcare services and fun festive activities. Schedule your visit today!
www.ameripriseadvisors.com/james.m.scotchie
Together we can make a confident retirement possible. Simply click to get started with your private wealth advisor. Talk to Jimmy Scotchie, Certified Financial Planner.
www.comcast.com/cable-internet-packages.html
Get started at $79.99 a month for 12 months. Plus, get a $75 VISA® Prepaid card.
 
Supermarket Guru
From The Archives
Scenic City Roots
Through Irish Eyes
Brand News
Prime Mashup
What's Trending
Megan Wise Goes Outside
Stay Connected with WDEF News 12
 
Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.