MISHAWAKA – Bethel Men’s Basketball held off a pesky Huntington squad 96-89 on Tuesday night in the Wiekamp Athletic Center to notch their second straight league win. Jared DeHart scored a season-high 27 points to lead the Pilots, while Nathan Aerts added 22 points, 11 rebounds, and 5 assists.
- Score: Bethel def. Huntington 96-89
- Records: Bethel (6-3, 2-0) | Huntington (5-3, 0-2)
- NAIA Top 25 Coaches’ Poll: Bethel – NR | Huntington – NR
- Location: Wiekamp Athletic Center | Bethel University | Mishawaka, Ind.
- Jared DeHart: 27 pts, 2 stl, 8-14 fg
- Nathan Aerts: 22 pts, 11 reb, 5 ast, 10-15 fg
- Brandon Hunt: 10 pts, 14 reb, 3 blk
- Zac Owens: 13 pts, 2 ast
INSIDE THE BOXSCORE
- The Pilots led by as many as 10 points in the game, but the Foresters would answer every time.
- Brandon Hunt pulled down a career-high 14 rebounds in the game.
- The win breaks a three-game losing streak to the Foresters.
NEXT TIME OUT
- The Pilots travel to Indianapolis to take on No. 11 Marian on Tuesday, November 30 at 7:00 pm.