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Saturday, January 28, 2012 . 3:00 pm
Mishawaka, Ind. . Wiekamp Athletic Center
Series Record: Taylor 23-25
Radio: Regional Radio Sports Network
(Paul Condry, Matt Kopsea; rrsn.com)
Host Family: Theo Williams & Family

2 0 1 1 - 1 2 r e s u lt s

date opponent result record

november

2
8
11
12
15
18
19
22
30

@ Holy Cross
@ Aquinas
KUYPER
INDIANA DABNEY
@ RV Concordia (Mich.)
@ RV Judson
vs. PU Calumet
@ Spring Arbor *
No. 19 GOSHEN *

3
6
9
10
16
17

@ RV Taylor
L, 67-85
IU SOUTH BEND
W, 69-66
HOLY CROSS
W, 84-73
No. 20 CARDINAL STRITCH L, 65-78
vs. Edward Waters
W, 73-61
@ No. 1 Northwood
L, 66-101

DECEMBER

W, 68-67
W, 81-79
W, 101-57
W, 93-64
L, 78-86
W, 80-77
W, 75-61
W, 76-74
L, 81-88

JANUARY
3
5
7
10
14
17
21
24
28
31

MT. VERNON NAZARENE * W, 89-77
RV ST. FRANCIS *
L, 58-69
@ Marian *
W, 70-55
No. 5 GRACE *
L, 69-77
@ No. 14 Indiana Wesleyan * W, 83-80
@ No. 19 Huntington * W, 84-77
No. 22 SPRING ARBOR * L, 62-64
@ No. 21 Goshen *
L, 84-92
TAYLOR *
3:00
@ Mt. Vernon Nazarene * 7:00

4
7
11
14
18
22-28

@ RV St. Francis *
RV HUNTINGTON *
RV INDIANA WESLEYAN *
@ No. 4 Grace *
RV MARIAN *
MCC Conference Tournament

FEBRUARY

MARCH

3:00
7:00
3:00
8:00
3:00

7-13 NAIA DII National Tournament
15-17 NCCAA National Tournament

STEVE WARD

1-0
2-0
3-0
4-0
4-1
5-1

bc team info tu
6-1
Pilots
NICKNAME Trojans
7-1 (1-0)
Royal Blue & White
COLORS
Purple & Gold
7-2 (1-1)
None
RANKING None
7-3 (1-2)
14-9 (5-6)
RECORD
15-8 (4-7)
8-3

Mid-Central College
CONFERENCE
Mid-Central College
9-3

NAIA DII
AFFILIATION
NAIA DII
9-4

Mike Lightfoot (657-240 / 25th)
COACH (RECORD / SEASON)
Paul Patterson (708-359 / 34th)
10-4
10-5

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11-5 (2-2)
11-6 (2-3)
12-6 (3-3)
12-7 (3-4)
13-7 (4-4)
14-7 (5-4)
14-8 (5-5)
14-9 (5-6)
WQKO
WQKO

The Pilots are looking to avoid their first three game losing
streak of the season as they face off against the Trojans of
Taylor University. In their previous meeting, the Trojans
blasted the Pilots 85-67 for Coach Paul Patterson’s 700th
career victory.

last time out

The Bethel College Pilots made the short trip to Goshen
College on Tuesday night to take on the No. 21 Maple Leafs
and dropped a 92-84 shoot-out.
Goshen opened the contest by connecting on six three-point
baskets in the game’s first four minutes of action. As a result,
they were able to build a 22-11 lead. The Leafs remained hot
from the field and increased the advantage to 36-22 with
9:49 left in the period. Bethel was unable to get any closer
than ten and at the break, trailed by the score of 52-40.

The Trojans are led by All-Conference guard Casey Coons.
The junior averages 20.6 pts, 2nd in the MCC, along with
3.6 assists, 5th in the MCC, and 1.5 steals. The Trojans’ Kyle
Hanaway leads the league in assists with 4.9 per contest,
while their big man down below, Nate Kasper, leads the
The second half began much like the first, with the home
WQKO league in field goal percentage at 59.7%.
team holding onto a double digit lead until the late stages
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As
a
team,
the
Trojans
rank
in
the
top
ten
in
3-pt
field
goal
of the game. With 3:17 left to play, a Goshen turnover led
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percentage
(5th,
40.5%),
free
throw
precentage
(6th,
74.2%),
to a Bethel basket from Landon Booker, and the Pilots were
WQKO
field
goal
percentage
(8th,
49.8%),
and
scoring
defense
per
within nine (89-80). Bethel continued their late game rally
WQKO
game
(9th,
63.7
ppg).
The
Trojans
also
rank
12th
in
the
nation
by scoring the next two baskets to trim the deficit to just
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in assist-to-turnover ratio at a 1.18 clip.
five (89-84) with 1:32 remaining in regulation. However, the
Maple Leafs converted on three of four free throws down the
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stretch to hold on for the win.
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ZACH MILLER

LANDON BOOKER

BRANDON GERBER

PATRICK OETTING

5-9 Senior Guard
1.6 pts, 0.6 rebs, 0.6 asts, 0.5 stls

6-1 Freshman Guard
13.0 pts, 2.1 rebs, 1.2 asts, .431 3pt%

5-10 Junior Guard
10.3 pts, 1.9 rebs, 3.3 asts, 2.6 stls

6-5 Sophomore Forward
3.4 pts, 3.7 res, 1.3 asts, 0.6 stls

6-6 Sophomore Forward
5.5 pts, 4.8 rebs, 0.8 blks, 0.7 stls

kyle hanaway

tommy peller

casey coons

jake burkholder

nate kasper

6-2 Senior Guard
4.7 pts, 2.9 rebs, 4.9 asts, 0.6 stls

6-2 Junior Guard
9.4 pts, 3.7 rebs, 2.5 asts, 0.9 stls

6-0 Junior Guard
20.6 pts, 3.6 asts, 1.5 stls, .418 3pt%

6-9 Senior Center
10.4 pts, 6.0 rebs, 0.6 blks, .710 fg%

6-9 Senior Center
13.1 pts, 5.6 rebs, .08 blks, .597 fg%

OVR PCT.364 15-8 .000 13-21 .7 Total Rebounds Off. / Def.286 5-7 . OFF-DEF TOT-AVG PF AST TO BLK STLPTS-AVG 3 Tanner Foust 0-0 0-0.466 28-64 .273 9-14 .9 34-70 . (4.424 7-36 .484 21-45 66-3.6 / 74.375 7-18 . / Def. Ind.6 Opponents.7 34 Ryan Benner 19-8 376-19.6 6 11 12 0 9 28-1.429 53-123 .5 22 Zach Miller 22-14 610-27.7 Turnovers 14.3 2. Elkhart.9 11.000 0-0 0-0.347 71-96 .000 0-0 ..3 FIELD GOAL PCT.. 4 Grace No. CLASS 11 Ben Raichel G 6-1 Sophomore 13 Kyle Hanaway G 6-2 Senior 15 Casey Coons G 6-0 Junior 21 Tommy Peller G 6-2 Junior 23 Jake Hoffman G 5-10 Junior 25 Jesse Coffey G 6-3 Freshman 31 Darayl Jordan F 6-4 Freshman 33 Jake Burkholder C 6-9 Senior 35 Josh Riikonen F 6-7 Sophomore 41 Nate Kasper C 6-9 Junior 43 Josh Forbes F 6-4 Freshman 51 Nathan Burdette G 6-1 Junior 54 Ian Dutcher G 6-9 Freshman Coaches: Paul Patterson.6 Blocks 2.727 18-4 .0 STREAK Lost 1 Won 1 Won 3 Won 2 Lost 1 Won 1 Lost 2 Lost 3 Lost 1 Won 1 .489 0-2 .475 123-356 . 49-37 86-3.5 3-POINTERS MADE Bethel Zach Miller 2.645 10-20 30-1.3 13.405 / .359 12-24 .4 12 Cody Cochran 16-3 306-19.000 0-0 .565 4-7 .651 225-592 817-37.891 14-33 47-2.313 36-56 . .5 10 Matt Owens 5-0 20-4.8 STEALS Bethel Landon Booker 2. FT-FTA PCT.9 24 Brandon Gerber 18-14 345-19.730 Scoring Bethel Zach Miller 13..1 42-99 .3 20 Matt Schauss 22-18 605-27..652 3-8 .1 / 23. 75.9 25 49 24 3 39 155-10.0 ASSISTS Bethel Landon Booker 3.438 Taylor Ben Raichel . Ind. Off.194 20-31 . Brownsburg. (2.0 32 Darrell Hopkins 19-0 165-8.643 10-19 29-1.4 5..5 41 Patrick Oetting 20-18 320-16.346 289-444 .6 Taylor Casey Coons 1.0 43-88 .370 Free Throw Pct... Crown Point.0 3.0 0-0 .0 ATT/GM) Bethel Patrick Oetting .6 2 2 3 0 012-2.8 Off.0 2. Indianapolis.393 17-49 .000 1-1 1.818 6-5 .486 1-4 .6 Steals 9.8 Taylor Nate Kasper 0.651 ..652 6-5 . / Def...1 445 315 399 85 1591644-74..431 57-64 .545 16-7 .0 4-5 .439 0-0 .609 5-6 .8 32-69 . Ind.0 / 63.297 2-15 . .. GB -- 2.7 25 24 25 2 11 61-3.8 Taylor Jake Burkholder 6.6 / 23.2 21 Taylor Kolbus 22-4 216-9.0 4 Steve Ward 17-4 118-6.. . / Def.0 2.545 14-9 . Valparaiso.6 REBOUNDS Bethel Patrick Oetting 4.7 42-117 . Ind.000 9-15 . Off.417 2-7 .. 21 Goshen RV Marian RV Saint Francis No.464 0-0 .455 14-9 .679 255-515 770-35.7 30 Jordan Bowerman 13-11 259-19.742 / .9 BLOCKS Bethel Patrick Oetting 0.649 38-58 96-4.7 18-41 .3 33 7 17 6 6 91-7. Chesterton.3 57-125 .6 23 3 8 5 552-2.389 3-5 .600 3-8 11-0..133 15-31 . 17 Spring Arbor RV Indiana Wesleyan Bethel RV Huntington Taylor Mount Vernon Nazarene MCC PCT. / Def. NAME POS.696 6-5 .679 / .4 47 56 80 3 25 268-12.3 Field Goal Pct.498 / .1 20 21 25 3 16 180-9. Granville.456 5-16 ...500 15-35 50-2.... Ohio Elgin..9 15 Landon Booker 15-14 350-23..1 30. FG Pct.740 13-62 75-3.0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0.545 15-8 .612 14-44 58-3.2 / 29.652 6-5 . West Salem..0 2.7 14 5 2 1 327-2.0 ATT/GM) Bethel Ryan Benner .600 17-57 74-3.545 15-8 .000 16-32 .0 Taylor Casey Coons 20.667 18-38 56-4. Batavia. Drew Tower m c c s ta n d i n g s SCHOOL No. Off.377 / . Ill. Ill. 22 4402 616-1297 .5 TEAM. 3PT-3PTA PCT..2 22-74 .1 26 27 26 4 21 286-13.7 SCORE BY HALVES Bethel Opponents 1ST 2ND OT TOTAL 764 899 -- 1663 823 821 -- 1644 by t he numb er s category bc Tu Scoring Off. Ind. 22 4399 584-1362 .3 Taylor Kyle Hanaway 4...0 414 293 327 50 2071663-75.500 36-49 .5 32-61 . / Def.710 3-PT.. 8-3 .8 67 16 15 15 14110-5..475 .682 6-5 ..735 9-8 17-0.7 72.800 3-3 1. Ind.473 FREE THROW PCT.B ETHEL ’ S SEASON STATISTICS PLAYER G-GS MIN-AVG FG-FGA PCT.7 20 11 12 4 10 73-3.489 Taylor Jake Burkholder .438 30-49 .0 23 Nick Lewis 19-0 336-17. FG PCT. Ind.000 24-37 .4 40 6 19 1 5 77-3.0 5.0 2. HT.429 / ..6 5 Spencer Krhin 11-0 76-6.429 137-363 .4 25 Michael Mislan 20-2 290-14.4 Taylor Casey Coons 3.0 / 37.. Rebounds 11.7 88-205 .432 3-Pt.. Crown Point. (2.9 10-24 .906 tay l o r r o s t e r NO. Tipton.. Ind.346 ..9 9-24 .455 13-10 . Brad Zarges.619 15-38 53-2.9 26 21 21 3 17 111-6.714 9-10 19-1.391 HOMETOWN Austin.609 5-6 .377 358-527 .0 ATT/GM) Bethel Zach Miller .8 61-131 .9 40 34 34 0 18 132-6. 35.891 Taylor Casey Coons .4 7.0 3..525 0-2 .000 0-3 3-0. Ind.250 22-33 .1 Assists 13.5 90-229 .9 4 Totals.0 4.545 15-7 . Ind.