The University of Findlay men's basketball team claimed a 62-53 win over Lake Erie College on Jan. 24 in Painesville, Ohio. The victory gives the Oilers an 8-8 record on the season with a 5-7 mark in Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) play.
The Oilers shot 47.8 percent (22-of-46) from the floor, but hit only 5-of-20 (25%) attempts from three point range. Findlay also converted 13-of-15 (86.7%) tries from the free throw line and came away with nine steals in the win.
Freshman guard Nick Ruthsatz also reached double figures with ten points and added four rebounds, three assists and a pair of steals.
Andy Bosley paced the Storm with 11 points while Jamil Dudley and Trey Howard had ten points apiece.
The Oilers will return to the hardwood on Jan. 29 when they travel to Canton, Ohio to face Walsh University at 7:30 p.m.