Huntington (16-14, 6-12) falls in 7-point loss with weak defense and rebounding.
Konner Platt (#3) scores 31 points for the Foresters, making 12 of 19 (63.2%) from the field.
Peyton West (#0) pulls in 6 rebounds. Zac Owens (#1) provides 5 assists.
Konner Platt puts in 5 treys. Owens drops in 6 free throws (shot 100%).
The Foresters made 27 of 58 attempts (46.6%) from the field, below their average of 48.2%.
Beyond the arc, Huntington was 13 of 30 for 43.3%, better than their 41.0% average this season.
At the line, HU put in 15 of 21 attempts for 71.4% (their average was 82.3%).
Bethel shot 54.5% (30 of 55), 48.0% (12 of 25), and 73.9% (17 of 23), respectively.
Bethel out-rebounded Huntington 35 to 28; HU got 11.8% of the rebounds at the offensive end, and
82.8% at the defensive end. Their average efficiency this season had been 20.5% and 74.3%, respectively.
HU's rebound margin of a -7 in this game was below their average of -2.0.
The Foresters had 15 assists and 8 turnovers for a decent 1.875 assist/turnover ratio (ATR), improving on their 1.432 season average.
Bethel had 20 assists and 10 turnovers for a 2.000 ATR.
Huntington posted 3 blocks and 5 steals in this game. Bethel had 1 block and 5 steals.
Zac Owens tied an HU Career High and a Season High in this game. Konner Platt set two new Season Highs and tied another.
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Konner Platt has scored 1,262 points in his HU career and now ranks #31 in the HU 1,000 Point Club.
Tyler Arens has put in 1,238 points during his HU career; he now ranks #33 in the 1,000 Point Club.
HU is ranked among the NAIA D2 Top 10 Teams (of 137 Teams) in three Statistical Categories
and six Foresters (Caleb Middlesworth, Tyler Arens, James Gardner, Konner Platt, Peyton West, and Zac Owens)
are among the Top 25 Statistical Leaders (of about 2,060 players).
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