Men's basketball rolls on the road, 84-52

Men's basketball rolls on the road, 84-52
January 17, 2009

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

Benedictine's men's basketball team won its fifth game in its last six contests, defeating Maranatha Baptist, 84-52, at Watertown, Wis. The win improved the Eagles' record to 9-6 overall and 4-3 in the Northern Athletics Conference. Dan Klecan's 16 points paced the team. Cameron Snelling added 14 points and grabbed six rebounds. Senior Jared Bailey had a rare game below double figures - scoring six points - but managed a game-leading 11 rebounds. Bailey also gave off six assists. Patrick Noonan and A.J. Brown each contributed nine points. The Eagles out-rebounded MBBC by a 40-28 margin.


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.