Friday, December 03, 1999

Lewis 75, NKU 68




The Cincinnati Enquirer

        Tarrie Monroe scored a game-high 21 points and Lewis held Northern Kentucky to 30.3 percent shooting in the second half as the Flyers defeated NKU 75-68 in their Great Lakes Valley Conference opener Thursday at Romeoville, Ill.

        Monroe led a cast of four double-digit scorers for Lewis (4-0, 1-0), which led just 32-31 at halftime before hitting 52 percent from the field after intermission.

        Kevin Listerman scored 12 points for NKU (4-1, 0-1), which outrebounded Lewis 43-21 but committed 17 turnovers and made just six of 19 3-point attempts in the game.

        NORTHERN KENTUCKY — Lawhon 2-5 3-5 9, Listerman 4-11 4-4 12, Sanders 4-14 0-0 11, Brewster 2-4 2-2 6, Norwell 0-2 0-2 0, Conley 2-4 0-1 4, Stowers 2-5 2-2 6, Marston 3-9 1-2 8, Wieber 4-7 4-7 12. Totals: 23-61 16-25 68.

        LEWIS — Monroe 7-11 6-8 21, Batambuze 5-8 1-4 15, Warner 5-9 3-6 13, Virostko 1-8 0-0 2, Wilson 4-6 2-2 10, Stubblefield 0-2 2-2 2, Carter 0-0 0-2 0, Vargas 2-5 5-6 10, Piercy 0-1 0-0 0, Jones 1-2 0-0 2. Totals: 25-52 19-30 75.

        Halftime score: Lewis University 32, Northern Kentucky 31. Three-point field goals: Northern Kentucky 6-19 (Lawhon 2-5, Sanders 3-9, Marston 1-5). Lewis University 6-14 (Monroe 1-2, Batambuze 4-5, Virostko 0-3, Wilson 0-1, Stubblefield 0-1, Vargas 1-2). Records: Lewis University (4-0, 1-0 GLVC), Northern Kentucky (4-1, 0-1)

       



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