McDonald's of Bluffton Holiday Tournament
Lake Erie vs. Grove City
Lake Erie defeats Grove City
By Molly Burnell, sports information assistant
December 29, 2004
The Lake Erie Men's basketball team defeated Grove City on Dec. 29 in Founders Hall 71-57.
Lake Erie was an even 50 percent shooting on the night, compared to Grove Cities 32 percent from the field. Grove City outscored Lake Erie in the second half (35-30), but could still not come away with the win, posting a final score of 71-57.
Leading the Wolverines on the evening was Senior J.D. Collar with 22 points. Senior Phil Bushre added 14 points and seven rebounds to the effort. Senior Mike Lukcic pulled down a team high nine rebounds. The Storm was led by sophomore Robert Williams with 27 points. Senior Nate Malensek added 13 points and seven rebounds.