Muskies fall flat down stretch against Sabres
Athletics - posted on 12/4/2004
The Lakeland menís basketball looked poised to start the conference season out with a victory, but stumbled in the second half to fall to Marian, 67-59, on Saturday.
Trailing 37-30 with just over 11 minutes left to play, Marian went on a 21-5 run that put them out comfortably. The Sabresí final field goal of the game came at the 5:18 mark, to make the score 45-40. They scored the remaining 22 points on free throws.
Ryan Hiir scored a game-high 17 points for Lakeland in the losing effort, and Nick Zeck tallied a double-double with 10 points and 10 rebounds before fouling out with 3:17 to play.
Nick Vogt, who was 10 for 12 at the free throw line, scored 14 to lead the Sabres.
Lakeland shot just 35 percent from the floor in the game, including a frigid 27 percent behind the arc.
Lakeland hosts another conference opponent in Edgewood next Saturday at 3:15 p.m.
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