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Thursday, 01 December 2011 22:32

‘Cats Win HAAC Opener

12.1.11 | Men's Basketball

Wildcats win HAAC opener over Avila, 76-70

Corey Anderson

BALDWIN CITY, Kan. – The Baker men’s basketball team opened up its conference season with a 76-70 victory over Avila University on Thursday evening.

Four Wildcats scored in double figures as Corey Anderson led the way netting 17 points while shooting 4-for-7 from the floor and 1-for-3 from beyond the arc.

Ben Steinlage finished the evening with 16 points while Brandon Moore and Jordan Honore each added 11 and 10 points respectively.

Baker (8-2, 1-0 HAAC) trailed 31-27 at the break, but managed to outscore the Eagles 49-39 in the second half.

Avila (4-5, 0-1 HAAC) had four players score in double figures as Kevin Bookler led the way with 22 points and six rebounds.

Baker returns to action on Saturday afternoon when they travel to Missouri Valley College for a 4 p.m. CST tip-off.

View the box score here .

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