College Basketball From Saturday, January 5th

Date posted - January 6, 2013

(Sioux Center, Iowa) The Dordt College Defender women ended the first half of their GPAC basketball season in dramatic fashion Saturday, upsetting the #1 ranked Concordia Bulldogs 96-86 in double overtime. Concordia entered the contest with a 15 game win streak and the top spot in the NAIA Division 2 standings but leave Sioux Center with a 15-1 record overall and 8-1 in the conference while the Defenders improve to 10-9 overall and 5-5 in the GPAC.

The Dordt College Defender women will next travel to Dakota State for a non-conference contest on Wednesday, January 9 at 6:00 pm.


In other GPAC women’s action Saturday……………………

Dakota Wesleyan 69, Nebraska Wesleyan 53

(8) Northwestern 73, Doane 60

Mount Marty 80, Hastings 67

(3) Morningside 77, (6) Briar Cliff 71 – CNOS Foundation Classic (Tyson Event Center)


(Sioux Center, Iowa) The Dordt College Defender men picked up a 79-66 win Saturday over the Concordia Bulldogs to end the first half of their conference schedule with a 7-3 record in the GPAC and 15-3 overall.

The Defender men’s basketball team will travel to Dakota State on Wednesday, January 9 for a 6:00 pm non-conference contest.


In other men’s GPAC games Saturday………………..

Dakota Wesleyan 103, Nebraska Wesleyan 97  (2OT)

(10) Northwestern 96, (8) Doane 69

Hastings 87, Mount Marty 62

Briar Cliff 71, Morningside 66 – Foundation Classic (Tyson Event Center)

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