November 19, 2005



VERMILLON, South Dakota. â€Â“ The Northern MichiganUniversity menâ€Â™s basketball team gotoff to a great start in its game against the AugustanaVikings, at the University of South Dakota Classic,but in the end was defeated by the Vikings 74-57. After seven and a halfminutes of play the â€Â˜Cats had a 15-8 lead, but in the following three minutesthe Vikings put ten points on the board while the â€Â˜Cats only managed to put uptwo.  The â€Â˜Cats bounced back and regainedthe lead at 22-18 but Augustanaâ€Â™s shooters were hotand the half ended with the â€Â˜Cats trailing 29-40. 


The â€Â˜Cats are back in action next weekend as they playMinnesota Moorhead (Nov. 25) and Concordia (Nov. 26) in St. Paul, Minnesota.  Game times are 7:00 p.m and 9:00 p.m., respectively. Ã‚ ÃƒÃ‚‚ ÃƒÃ‚‚ 



Prepared By
Bridget Berube
S.W.A. - Compliance Coordinator