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Men's Basketball at A-R-C / SLIAC Classic Preview

Photo credit: Sports Information Graduate Assistant, Kylie Lang
Photo credit: Sports Information Graduate Assistant, Kylie Lang

ST. LOUIS, Mo.—The Fontbonne University men's basketball team returns to action this weekend when they'll head up north for the A-R-C / SLIAC Classic in Storm Lake, Iowa.

Fontbonne (0-1) vs. Simpson College (0-1)

When: November 15th, 2019

Where: Storm Lake, Iowa.

Time: 6 p.m.

Fontbonne (0-1) vs. Buena Vista (2-0)

When: November 16th, 2019

Where: Storm Lake, Iowa.

Time: 2 p.m.

A Look At The Griffins

  • Fontbonne is coming off a 71-65 season opening loss against St. Louis College of Pharmacy on Wednesday.
  • The Griffins shot 37.5 percent from the field.
  • Individually, Caden Clark led with a game-high 14 points on 6-of-16 shooting and pulled down a team-high nine rebounds.
  • Cody McKinney, Jared Woodcock, and Gus Kleekamp had 11 points each.

A Look At The Simpson College Storm

  • Prior to its outing against Fontbonne, the Storm take on Faith Baptist Bible on Thursday night.
  • The team dropped its first game on the year, 106-102, against Bethany Lutheran.
  • Simpson shot 47.8 percent from the field and went 30-of-34 (88.2 percent) from the line in the loss.
  • Conor Riordan led with a team-high 22 points on 9-of-18 shooting.
  • Adam Reiter added 18 points and eight rebounds, while Kyle Wagner and Parker Lange contributed 17 and 10, respectively.

A Look At The Buena Vista Beavers

  • The Beavers are off to a fast 2-0 start with wins over Gustavus Adolphus College (96-73) and Bethany Lutheran (92-76).
  • In its most recent outing against Bethany Lutheran, the Beavers drained 18 3-pointers.
  • On the season, they're shooting 46.8 percent from the floor and 42.0 percent from downtown.
  • Individually, Timothy Jeffries owns a team-high 23.0 point per game average.
  • Michael Demers averages 16.5 points on a 48.0 field goal percentage.
  • DJ McNeal averages 12.5 points, while Dominic Sesma is fourth in scoring at 12.0 points per game.

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