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January 24, 2014

Sports briefs for Friday, Jan. 24

Champion, Le Moynetake down champs

SYRACUSE, N.Y. — Nate Champion nailed a go-ahead 3-pointer and Naté Gause blocked a 3-point attempt with nine seconds left as the Le Moyne College men’s basketball team knocked off defending Northeast-10 Conference champion Saint Anselm College, 76-74, on Wednesday night in NE-10 play at Ted Grant Court.

Champion recorded his second double-double of the season with game-highs of 23 points and 10 assists (against just one turnover). He posted seven of his assists in the first half, while scoring 19 of his points in the second half.

Le Moyne (10-7, 7-4 NE-10), which snapped a four-game losing streak to the Hawks, is back on the hardwood on Saturday at defending Northeast-10 Conference tournament champion Southern New Hampshire University (10-6, 8-5 NE-10) at 3:30 p.m.

Penny, DePaul runpast Georgetown

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Jasmine Penny was one of five Lady Blue Demons in double figures in DePaul’s 92-69 win at Georgetown Wednesday.

Penny had 14 points, five rebounds and three assists in the win for the Blue Demons (14-5, 5-2 Big East).

Penny was also featured recently on DePaul’s Scout.com website, WeAreDePaul.com.

DePaul hosts Marquette next Wednesday.

Lake Maxinkuckee to host ice fishing tournament

CULVER — The second annual NAIFC ice fishing state championship will be held Feb. 14-16 on Lake Maxinkuckee.

Teams finishing in the top-10 at the Culver Qualifier automatically advance to the NAIFC North American National Championship on Mille Lacs Lake, Isle, Minn., in December 2014.

The Culver Qualifying Tournament is open to the first 150 two-person teams that enter. NAIFC tournaments are competitive in nature, operating much like a Bassmaster or FLW event. Fishing boundaries are set: teams drill their own holes. Portable fish shelters are allowed with walking, ATVs and snowmobiles the modes of transportation. Tournament’s fishing hours are from 8 a.m.-1 p.m. on Feb. 16 and the species will be bluegills and perch. Local fishermen should take note that it has been “locals” not traveling teams winning 10 out of the last 11 NAIFC Qualifying tournaments.

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