Rough Trip to Montana

Simpson University Sports News


Dillon, Mont. - The Simpson University men’s basketball team traveled to Montana to face two top teams in the NAIA I Frontier Conference, Carroll College and University of Montana Western. On Friday, Nov. 6, the Red Hawks were defeated by Carroll College 80-68. Senior Andrew Schritter led Simpson with 17 points and senior Justin Sparks contributed 16 points and five rebounds.

In the rematch on Saturday, Carroll once again came out on top with a 83-56 victory. Junior Justin Chapel led Simpson with 14 points and six rebounds. Senior Jason Stubbs followed with 13 points. The last game of the trip was against University of Montana Western on Sunday, Nov. 8. Fatigue played a major factor as Montana Western cruised to 101-52 win. Stubbs led Simpson with 10 points.

The Red Hawks return to action on Wednesday, Nov. 11 at home against Northwest Christian University. Tip-off is at 7:30 p.m.

Contact: Derrick Pringle, Jr.
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