The University of Findlay men's basketball team, ranked 15th in the nation, claimed an 86-73 win over Michigan Technological University on Dec. 12 in Croy Gymnasium to give them a 5-1 record on the season.
The Oilers, who improved to 2-1 in the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) with the win, had their shooting stroke working early and often in the game as they connected on 62.5 percent (30-of-48) of their shot attempts.
Findlay hit 15 field goals in each of the two halves and also connected on 7-of-14 (50%) shot attempts from behind the three point line. The Huskies meanwhile shot 43.9 percent (29-of-66) from the floor and drained 10-of-28 (35.7%) attempts from three point land.
Senior forward Greg Kahlig led the Oilers with a season-high 32 points on 11-of-16 shooting. He also hit 5-of-7 attempts from behind the three point line and canned 5-of-7 shot attempts from the charity stripe in the victory.
Sophomore forward Dylan Kaufman also reached double figures for the Oilers, scoring 16 points to go along with a career-high five steals. He also recorded four rebounds and two assists while hitting 6-of-10 shot attempts.
The Huskies were led by Austin Armga's 26 points and six rebounds.
The Oilers will return to Croy on Saturday to host Northern Michigan University at 3 p.m.