NIACC men stop Milwaukee Area Tech, 81-69

NIACC's Orrington Hamilton connects on a 3-point goal in first half of Friday's win over Milwaukee Area Tech.
NIACC's Orrington Hamilton connects on a 3-point goal in first half of Friday's win over Milwaukee Area Tech.

IOWA FALLS - Nick Wurm scored 26 points to lead the NIACC men to a 81-69 victory over Milwaukee Area Technical College on Friday at the Dale Howard Classic on the Ellsworth campus.

Also for NIACC, Orrington Hamilton scored 17 points, Harrison Mills scored 13 points and Jaycob Payne scored 11 points and grabbed eight rebounds.

NIACC (3-0) led 42-32 at the half.

It is the second straight season that the Trojans have started 3-0. The 2016-17 Trojans won their first six games.

NIACC faces Harper College at 2 p.m. Saturday on the second day of the Dale Howard Classic.

NIACC's 2017-18 season (3-0 overall)

NIACC 65, Fort Scott CC 60

NIACC 93, Bay College 87 (OT)

NIACC 81, Milwaukee Area Tech 69

NIACC MEN VS. MILWAUKEE AREA TECHNICAL COLLEGE (NIACC leads series, 5-3)

2004-05

NIACC 75, Milwaukee Area Tech 73

Milwaukee Area Tech 77, NIACC 65

2005-06

Milwaukee Area Tech 73, NIACC 70

2009-10

NIACC 97, Milwaukee Area Tech 94

2011-12

Milwaukee Area Tech 94, NIACC 88

2012-13

NIACC 102, Milwaukee Area Tech 80

2013-14

NIACC 96, Milwaukee Area Tech 82

2017-18

NIACC 81, Milwaukee Area Tech 69