Bowman's Record Not Enough Against Nationally-Ranked Nebraska Wesleyan

Ethan Bowman hit seven three-pointer against NWU.

No. 8 Nebraska Wesleyan 95, University of the Ozarks 70
Records: University of the Ozarks (3-3), No. 8 Nebraska Wesleyan (6-1) 
Friday, Nov. 29, 2019
Nebraska Wesleyan University Snyder Classic
Lincoln, Neb. | Snyder Arena


Ethan Bowman hit seven three-pointers, a record in the Nebraska Wesleyan University Snyder Classic Friday night, but it wouldn't be enough as the No. 8 NWU Prairie Wolves took a 95-70 win. The Eagles trailed 38-27 at halftime behind Bowman's 13 points and Zach Bobo's 11 points. Bowman had four three-pointers in the first half. The Eagles held a brief lead at the midway point of the first half, but Nebraska Wesleyan had a 34-24 lead at the 4:19 mark. The Eagles fought back and got a clutch three late from Cordy Winston to pull within 38-37 at the half. The Prairie Wolves opened the second half with a 17-2 run to take momentum of the game and the Eagles never recovered. Both teams shot over 50 percent from the field, 40 percent from the three-point line and 80 percent from the free throw line in the game. Bowman finished with 22 points.


Points – Ethan Bowman (22) 
Rebounds – Tim Turpin, Zach Bobo (4) 
Assists – Darnel Renelique (5)

Nebraska Wesleyan outscored the Eagles 57-33 in the second half. 


Ethan Bowman hit seven three-pointers, a new Snyder Classic record. Bowman finished with 22 points on 7-of-10 shooting from the field. He attempted nine three-pointers.

Bryson JohnsonJacobe DavisJames HelzerZach BoboDarnel Renelique

The Eagles will play Buena Vista University Saturday in the NWU Snyder Classic.