Eagle men top Dominican, 63-62

Eagle men top Dominican, 63-62
January 2, 2008

Dave Beyer, Sports Information Director
(630) 829-6143

Benedictine University's men's basketball squad snapped a four-game losing skein on Wednesday evening thanks to its 63-62 win over Dominican University. The win improved the Eagles' record to 4-7 overall, 3-2 in the Northern Athletics Conference. Senior Tim Swanson led the team with 16 points on a four-of-six night shooting. Swanson also went three-of-four from three-point range and grabbed a team-leading seven rebounds. Jared Bailey added 14 points and Cameron Snelling chipped in 10. Swanson and Andrew Brown each had four assists.


Benedictine University is located in Lisle, Illinois, just 25 miles west of Chicago, and has branch campuses in Springfield, Illinois, and Mesa, Arizona. Founded as a Catholic university in 1887, Benedictine enrolls nearly 10,000 students in 56 undergraduate and 19 graduate programs. Forbes magazine named Benedictine among "America's Top Colleges" for the sixth consecutive year in 2016. Accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (hlcommission.org). For more information, contact (630) 829-6300, admissions@ben.edu or visit ben.edu.