Ky. - Bellarmine shot 54.5 percent from the field and placed four
players in double figures Tuesday night en route to an 84-64 win
over Northern Kentucky University in Knights Hall.
led Bellarmine (12-12 overall, 9-7 Great Lakes Valley Conference)
with 21 points and eight rebounds. The Knights shot 54.5 percent
from the field and forced 18 NKU turnovers to avenge a 12-point
loss to the Norse on Jan. 28 at Highland Heights, Ky.
out to a 5-0 lead, but Bellarmine countered with a 15-0 run and
led the rest of the way. The Knights held a 39-24 halftime lead
and made 65.4 percent of their shots during the final 20 minutes
to seal the win.
and Matt Otte each scored 12 points for Bellarmine. Marcus Flynn
came off the bench and added 11 points and eight assists.
led NKU (14-9, 9-6 GLVC) with 22 points. Mark Hawkins added 11 points
for the Norse, who made just 36 percent of their shots from the
scored eight points for NKU, which will play at Kentucky Wesleyan
at 4:30 p.m. Saturday.