GVSU knocks of Lake Superior State, setups showdown with Ferris State

Posted at 11:42 PM, Jan 18, 2018
and last updated 2018-01-18 23:42:48-05

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich -- Grand Valley State had 4 players in double figures as the Lakers beat Lake Superior State Thursday night at the DeltaPlex in the 2nd of 3 Downtown Thursday's.

Jake Van Tubbergen and Hunter Hale each scored 13 points, Ben Lubitz added 12 and Myles Miller scored 11.

The Lake State star Akaemji Williams was just 6-24 shooting finishing with 16 points.

GVSU (5-5, 10-8) has now won 7 of its last 8 games. The Lakers host Ferris State (9-1, 19-1) Saturday night back on campus in Allendale.

The Bulldogs beat Purdue Northwest (1-9, 1-17) Thursday night 72-58. DeShaun Thrower scored 18 points and grabbed 7 rebounds in his 1st start of the season.