BVU MEN PULL AWAY LATE TO WIN

Buena Vista guard Michael Kaufmann attempts

a shot while being guarded by Northwestern’s Kyle Ooms

during their game last Saturday.

TIMES photo by JAMIE KNAPP

Beavers pick up fourth straight victory

In a game that was tight from start to finish, Buena Vista was able to pull away late in the second half en route to a 76-65 victory over visiting Northwestern (Minn.) and pick up its fourth straight win overall last Saturday at Siebens Fieldhouse.

The Beavers led most of the way, but Northwestern was able to keep the game from getting out of hand. The Eagles held a slim 3-2 lead early on before BVU used a 14-3 run to take a 16-6 lead with 7 minutes gone by.

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