MISHAWAKA – No. 11 Bethel Men’s Basketball lost their third straight game on Wednesday evening, falling 77-71 to No. 18 Marian in the Wiekamp Athletic Center. Already playing down three players lost due to injury, the Pilots withstood another bite to the injury bug in the first half but fought back. The Pilots used a 22-5 second half run to grab a seven-point lead midway thru but could not hang on in the end.
- Score: Marian def. Bethel 77-71
- Records: Bethel (18-6, 8-4) | Marian (13-4, 8-4)
- NAIA Top 25 Coaches’ Poll: Bethel – No. 11 | Marian – No. 18
- Location: Wiekamp Athletic Center | Bethel University | Mishawaka, Ind.
- TreVion Crews: 22 pts, 2 reb, 4 ast
- Nathan Aerts: 13 pts, 7 reb
- Jared DeHart: 10 pts, 6 ast
- Wesley Burse: 7 pts, 6 reb
INSIDE THE BOXSCORE
- TreVion Crews moved within 20 points of scoring 2,000 for his career, passing Matt Schauss for 13th in program history.
- The Pilots scored a season-low 71 points and averaged just 71.5 points per game in the two meetings with Marian.
NEXT TIME OUT
- The Pilots travel to Upland to take on Taylor on Saturday at 1:00 pm.