NOTRE DAME, Ind. – Bethel Men’s Basketball earned their first win in overtime this season, defeating Holy Cross 82-75 on Wednesday evening. Zac Owens led all scorers with a game-high 29 points, while Jani Griffith added his second straight game with at least 16 points and 7 rebounds.
- Score: Bethel def. Holy Cross 82-75 ot
- Records: Bethel (7-2) | Holy Cross (0-1)
- NAIA Top 25 Coaches’ Poll: Bethel – NR | Holy Cross – RV
- Location: McKenna Arena | Holy Cross College | Notre Dame, Ind.
- Zac Owens: 29 pts, 7 reb, 2 stl
- Jared DeHart: 20 pts, 5 reb, 7-11 fg
- Jani Griffith: 16 pts, 7 reb, 5-6 fg
- Garrett Suedekum: 6 pts, 7 reb
INSIDE THE BOXSCORE
- The Pilots outrebounded the Saints 43-35 and had four players with 7 rebounds each.
- Jani Griffith recorded his second straight game with at least 16 points and 7 rebounds. He is shooting 10-13 from the field and a perfect 12-12 from the line in his last two outings.
- The Pilots outscored the Saints 11-4 in the overtime period.
NEXT TIME OUT
- The Pilots travel to Mount Vernon Nazarene on Friday at 3:00 pm.