HUNTINGTON, Ind.- Tonight (Dec. 6th) the Rochester College men's basketball team (9-4) took a loss at Huntington University (9-3). The Warriors entered the game as the number one ranked team in the week two USCAA Coaches Poll. Huntington came into the game ranked 19th in the country (NAIA).
The Warriors struggled in the first half allowing the Foresters to shoot 61% from the field. At the end of the first half, the Warriors trailed 46-29.
In the second half the Warrior defense stepped it up a notch only allowing the Foresters to shoot 37%.
Offensively, the Warriors had four players score double digit figures. Senior Stephan Henning (Beloit, WI/Rochester) led the way with 15 points and 5 assists. Junior Dramel Hogan (Detroit, MI/Walled Lake Western) scored 14 points while junior Sean Mattia (Sterling Heights, MI/Sterling Heights) scored 11 points and senior Rick Doran (Clinton Twp., MI/Chippewa Valley) scored 10 points.
The Warriors travel to Grand Valley State University to take on the 4-1 Lakers. The game will be streamed at: http://www.gvsulakers.com/