The University of Findlay men's basketball team, ranked 13th in the nation, came away with an 85-72 win over Northwood University on Nov. 26 in the Croy Physical Education Center. The victory pushes the Oilers record to 5-0 on the season.
The Oilers, who were up by as many as 26 points in the second half, shot 47.5 percent (29-of-61) from the floor and connected on 8-of-19 (42.1%) attempts from behind the three point line. They also held a 37-34 advantage on the boards and made six steals in the win.
Senior forward Alex White had a monster game to lead Findlay as he recorded his third straight double-double with a career-high 24 points and 14 rebounds. White also blocked three shots and set new career-highs by going 10-of-11 from the free throw line.
Sophomore guard Tommy Schmock also had a career night, establishing a personal-best of 19 points in the victory. He made 9-of-14 attempts from the field and also added six assists and three steals.
The Timberwolves, who shot 46.9 percent (30-of-64) from the floor, received 16 points from Trey McBride.
The Oilers will be back in action again on Thursday when they travel to Tiffin, Ohio for a 7:30 p.m. Great Midwest Athletic Conference (G-MAC) contest against Tiffin University.