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12.31.13 | Men's Basketball

Haskell Beats BU on New Years Eve

Connor McDaniel and the Wildcats will return home to take on Culver-Stockton on Saturday, Jan. 11 Connor McDaniel and the Wildcats will return home to take on Culver-Stockton on Saturday, Jan. 11

LAWRENCE, Kan. – The Baker University men's basketball team ended the 2013 calendar year with a 72-62 loss on the road at Haskell Indian Nations University on New Years Eve.

With the loss, Baker fell to 6-6 overall, while HINU improved to 3-8. The Wildcats will next hit the road this weekend to take on McPherson College on Friday, Jan. 3 at 8 p.m. and then faces Bethel (Kan.) Saturday, Jan. 4 at 3 p.m.

The Wildcats lost to McPherson at home back on Nov. 23, 80-79.

Despite a 28-24 halftime lead, the Wildcats stumbled in the second half, and HINU rolled to a 48-34 second frame to take home the 10-point victory.

Baker shot 38.2-percent from the field on 26-of-68 shooting and nailed seven three-pointers, but BU was outrebounded, 45-39, and only got to the free-throw line, nine times, shooting, 3-of-9.

The Baker defense did pick up 13 steals and caused 23 turnovers but allowed Haskell to shoot 48.4-percent from the field.

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