December 19, 2013

Storm Travel North to Face Lake Superior State and Northwood (Preview)

Lake Erie College at Lake Superior State University (Jan. 2)

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Lake Erie College at Northwood University (Jan. 4)

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STORM OPENS UP 2014: The Lake Erie College men's basketball kickoff 2014 with a pair of Great Lakes intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) road games against Lake Superior State University and Northwood University.

RECENT RESULTS: The Storm snapped a six-game losing streak on Dec. 18, defeating GLIAC foe Saginaw Valley State University, 79-73.

STORM NOTES: Senior guard Riley Thomas leads the Storm in scoring this season with 21.0 ppg... Thomas had a season-high 29 points against Ferris State and scored his 1,000th career point in the Storm's win over Saginaw Valley State... Freshman forward Michael Morris is starting his collegiate career on the right track, averaging 10.0 ppg... Morris scored a season-high 21 points against Grand Valley State, hitting seven-of-ten three-point attempts... Senior center Garrick Sims is shooting 63.4% from the floor and is averaging 12.0 ppg. and 6.2 rpg... He had his biggest offensive performance of the season against Slippery Rock, netting 17 points and recorded the Storm's first double-double of the season against Ferris State (14 points, 12 rebounds)... The Storm is living from the three-point line this season, averaging 23.2 attempts a game ... Sophomore forward Roy Alexander blocked two dunks against Wayne State last Saturday. Alexander is averaging 4.9 ppg. this season... As a unit, Lake Erie has turned the ball over 11.1 times a game while forcing their opponents to commit 14.7 turnovers a game... in their win over Saginaw Valley, the Storm forced 20 turnovers

NEXT UP: The Storm returns home for pair of home contests against Michigan Tech University and Northern Michigan University.