Men's Basketball gets Big Win in Mayville!
| February 25, 2008
The Yellow Jackets entered the game on Sunday afternoon knowing if you win you move on lose and go home. In the first half the Yellow Jackets slowly built a lead taking a 40-28 advantage into halftime. In the second half BHSU increased their lead to 20 points behind strong inside play from freshman Will John Johnson. The Comets would come storming back behind senior guard Marques Benjamin who finished with 21 points. The Yellow Jackets made the plays to win down the stretch. The Comets eventually made a three at the buzzer to bring the final score to 84-82. The Yellow Jackets were led by freshman Cain Atkinson with 17 points. Will John Johnson had 16 points and seven rebounds. Junior Randy Herman and sophomore Parker Emerson each added 10 points. Junior AJ Fodness had 10 rebounds on the afternoon.
The 16-13 Yellow Jackets will now travel to 22-7 Jamestown College for the semifianls of the DAC Tournament. Listen live at on the KDSJ 980 website.
BHSU vs. Mayville State University Article - by Rapid City Journal