NIACC stops Northeast CC, 105-71

FORT DODGE - For the third time this week, the NIACC men's basketball team reached the 100-point plateau.

NIACC cruised to a 105-71 victory over Northeast CC on Friday on the opening day of the Great Western Shootout on the Iowa Central campus.

On Monday, the Trojans topped the Wartburg College Junior Varsity 109-77 and on Wednesday they stopped No. 16 DCTC 101-65.

The last time the NIACC men's basketball team scored at least 100 points in three straight games was the 1999-2000 season under coach Steve Krafcisin.

In the 1999-2000 season, the Trojans topped Wartburg JV (105-65), Bethany Lutheran (113-108 in OT) and Western Wisconsin Tech (110-62) in three straight contests.

The last time a NIACC men's team scored at least 100 points in four straight games was in the 1971-72 season when the Trojans' reached the century mark five straight times. The 1971-72 Trojans also had a streak of four straight 100-point games and two streaks of three straight 100-point games.

In Friday's contest, Wendell Matthews led the Trojans with 30 points. Quentin Hardrict scored 17 points, James Harris scored 16 points and Kyle Lang scored 12 points.

NIACC (7-2 overall) returns to action Saturday against NDSCS at the Great Western Shootout. Game time is slated for 1 p.m.

2018-19 season (7-2 overall)

DCTC 91, NIACC 80

NIACC 97, Bay College 77

Iowa Western 100, NIACC 76

NIACC 78, Marshalltown CC 73

NIACC 99, RCTC 67

NIACC 94, Southeastern CC 86

NIACC 109, Wartburg College JV 77

NIACC 101, DCTC 65

NIACC 105, Northeast CC 71

NIACC men's basketball team 2018-19

When NIACC                                                   Then NIACC is

In November                                                    7-2

Plays at home                                                  1-1

Plays on road                                                   3-1

Plays on neutral court                                       3-0

Leads at halftime                                              5-0

Trails at halftime                                                2-2

Tied at halftime                                                  0-0

Plays in overtime                                                0-0

Scores less than 60 points                                 0-0

Scores between 60-69 points                             0-0

Scores between 70-79 points                             1-1

Scores between 80-89 points                             0-1

Scores between 90-99 points                             3-0

Scores 100 or more points                                 3-0

Allows less than 60 points                                  0-0

Allows between 60-69 points                             2-0

Allows between 70-79 points                             4-0

Allows between 80-89 points                             1-0

Allows between 90-99 points                             0-1

Allows 100 or more points                                 0-1

Game decided by 1-3 points                               0-0

Game decided by 4-6 points                               1-0

Game decided by 7-10 points                             1-1

Game decided by 11-14 points                           0-0

Game decided by 15+ points                             5-1

 

TEAM SEASON HIGHS

Points - 109 vs. Wartburg College JV (11-26-18)

3-point goals - 14 vs. Wartburg College JV (11-26-18)

Rebounds - 62 vs. DCTC (11-28-18)

Assists - 24 vs. RCTC (11-10-18)

Steals - 20 vs. Southeastern (11-16-18)

 

INDIVIDUAL SEASON HIGHS

Points - 30, Wendell Matthews vs. Northeast CC (11-30-18)

3-point goals - 4, Kyle Lang vs. Wartburg College JV (11-26-18)

Rebounds - 14, Wendell Matthews vs. Southeastern (11-16-18)

Assists - 10, James Harris vs. Wartburg College JV (11-26-18)

Steals - 5, Deundra Roberson twice.

 

THE LAST TIME NIACC ....

Scored 100 points: 105 vs. Northeast CC (11-30-18)

Had 10 3-point goals: 10 vs. Northeast CC (11-30-18)

Had 50 rebounds: 62 vs. DCTC (11-28-18)

Had 20 assists: 23 vs. Wartburg College JV (11-26-18)

Had 15 steals: 20 vs. Southeastern (11-16-18)

 

THE LAST TIME A TROJAN HAD ...

50 points: 51, Dennis Shaffer vs. Southeastern (1972-73); 50, Dennis Shaffer vs. Iowa Central (1972-73)

40 points: 46, Walter Smith vs. Iowa Lakes (1973-74)

30 points: 30, Wendell Matthews vs. Northeast CC (11-30-18)

5 3-point goals: 5, Nick Wurm vs. Iowa Lakes (3-6-18)

25 rebounds: 25, Terry McKissick vs. Marshalltown (1971-72)

15 rebounds: 18, Cam McPherson vs. AFLBS (12-16-17)

10 rebounds: 13, Wendell Matthews vs. DCTC (11-28-18)

15 assists: 16, Mike Eckenrod vs. Kirkwood (1987-88)

10 assists: 10, James Harris vs. Wartburg College JV (11-26-18)

10 steals: 10, Jade Watson vs. Normandale (1993-94)

5 steals: 5, Deundra Roberson vs. DCTC (11-28-18)

5 blocks: 6, Matthew Don vs. Iowa Lakes (2-12-14)

Double/double: Wendell Matthews 19 points/13 rebounds vs. DCTC (11-28-18)