Men’s hoop team advances in MCC Tournament
The Bethel College men’s basketball team advanced to the second round of the MCC Tournament by winning its opening round game against Marian Wednesday night.
The No. 2 seeded Pilots beat the No. 7 seeded Knights 89-57 at the Weikamp Athletic Center. Senior Tony Benford led the Pilots with 14 points and 9 rebounds, while senior Tyler Brown chipped in with 13 points and 9 boards. The Pilots will play Spring Arbor in the semi-finals Saturday, Feb 27. That game will also take place at the Weikamp Athlectic Center, beginning at 3 p.m.