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Beloit falls on road at Wheaton

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Gazette staff
November 19, 2011
— Beloit College trailed 47-24 at the half en route to an 81-44 loss to Wheaton College in nonconference menís basketball Friday.

The visiting Buccaneers were outrebounded, 44-23, in losing the first round of the Lee Pfund Classic.


Michael Horton, an Orfordville Parkview graduate, scored 10 points and was the lone Buccaneer to reach double figures. Travis Towns, an Edgerton High grad, had five rebounds to lead Beloit.


WHEATON 81, BELOIT 44


Beloit (44)óD. Bremner, 3-0-6; Towns, 1-3-6; Horton, 4-2-10; Horvath, 1-0-3; Shamsid-Deen, 1-0-2; Wieseman, 2-2-6; King, 1-0-2; Butke, 3-3-9. Totals 16-10-44.


Wheaton (81)óPeters, 4-2-11; Pflederer, 3-1-8; Garriott, 4-2-10; McCreary, 8-3-19l Schultze 4-2-10; Serenius, 3-1-8; S. McCreary, 1-0-3; Smith, 3-0-6; DeMoss, 2-0-4; Sokovich, 1-0-2. Totals: 33-11-81.


Beloit College 24 20ó44


Wheaton College 47 34ó81


Three-point goalsóBeloit 2, (Horvath, Towns), Wheaton 4 (Peters, Pflederer, Serenius, S. McCreary), Free throws missedóBeloit 9, Wheaton 8. ReboundsóBeloit 23 (Towns 5), Wheaton 44 (Schultze 7). Total foulsóBeloit 14, Wheaton 19


Attendance: 1,083



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