November 14, 2012

Storm Open Regular Season Play at Home Against Point Park (PREVIEW)

LAKE ERIE COLLEGE vs. POINT PARK UNIVERSITY

WHEN: Wednesday, Nov. 14

TIPOFF: 7:30 pm

VENUE: Jerome T. Osborne Family Athletic and Wellness Center in Painesville, Ohio

LIVE STATS: http://www.sidearmstats.com/bgsu/mbball/scoreboard.aspx

BROADCAST: LakeErieStorm.com

GAME NOTES: CLICK HERE

NOTABLES: 2012-13 regular season opener for the Storm...coming off a competitive 63-53 loss at NCAA Division I Bowling Green State University last Friday (Nov. 9). The Storm return four starters from last year (Parker, Austin, Thomas, Tait) and welcome six newcomers...Garrick Sims (Barberton, Ohio/Barberton) returns for the Storm after missing the 2011-12 season with an Achilles injury. The Storm have won their last three home openers. Three freshman (Alexander, Matheson, Bosley) saw playing time against Bowling Green...Riley Thomas (Cardington, Ohio/Cardington-Lincoln) led the Storm with eleven points in the game while Rich Austin (Cleveland, Ohio/St. Ignatius) picked up seven points and seven board...Jamil Dudley (Massillon, Ohio/Massillon) scored six in his first career start...the Storm outshot the Falcons .404-.328. The Point Park University Pioneers head into the contest with a 2-0 record after picking up wins against the University of Western Ontario and the University of Toronto in the Daemen College Tournament.

UP NEXT FOR LEC: The Storm return to action on Nov. 20, traveling to South Euclid, Ohio to face traditional, non-conference rival Notre Dame College.

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