Mens basketball narrowly misses in double OT thriller

Mens basketball narrowly misses in double OT thriller

RICHMOND, Ind. - A double overtime thriller with Bluffton ends in a narrow loss for the Quakers

Earlham shot well above their season average from field-goal range but below average from three. The Quakers won the rebound total, earning four more than Bluffton.

Earlham turned the ball over 19 times during the game, four more times than Bluffton, but the Quakers had three more steals than the Beavers.

Qawi Rucker accounted for a season-high 36 points and nine rebounds. He was 14-19 from field-goal range and 7-11 from the charity stripe. Darrell Hutchison and Isaiah Ware tallied 13 points each. The final score was 82-80.

Saturday, December 8 Earlham men's basketball returns to face Manchester at home at 4:00pm.