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Buccaneers Return Favor in Win at Lake Forest

January 23, 2010 at 11:04 am

Lake Forest, IL -- The Beloit College Men's Basketball team was disappointed with their performance a week ago in a loss to Lake Forest College in Flood Arena. Saturday night they turned it around with a 62-45 victory on the Foresters home court.

Leading buzzer to buzzer, the Buccaneers sprinted away from a 6-4 lead three minutes into the game with an 11-2, four-minute run to go up by 11.

LFC pulled back to within three at 26-23 with 4:42 left in the half but again the Bucs responded with an 8-1 run over the next three minutes to push their lead back to ten. Beloit led 34-26 at the break.

The Bucs held an 8-10 point lead for most of the second half. The Foresters pulled to within nine at 49-40 with 6:16 remaining before Beloit closed the game with a 13-5 run to win comfortably.

David Bremner had 17 points and eight rebounds to lead the Buccaneers. Patrick Kenny added 12 and Travis Towns ten.

Beloit has a little time off before returning to Flood Arena next Saturday for Hall of Honor Day, hosting the Green Knights of St. Norbert College. Tipoff is at 2:00 p.m.