STORM LAKE, Iowa | Four of five starters reached double figures for Buena Vista in a 77-66 Iowa Conference men’s basketball win over Wartburg here Wednesday night.
Canyon Hopkins led the Beavers, 15-5 overall and 8-3 in the conference, with 16 points. BV avenged an 85-65 loss at Wartburg on Jan. 15.
Timothy Jeffries added 14 points, Thomas Wisecup 12 and David Jeffries 10. Billy Sparks came off the bench to contribute 10 points.
The Beavers shot 54 percent from the field. Former Sergeant Bluff-Luton standout Wisecup also had eight assists and four rebounds.
Wartburg (12-7, 5-5) led 36-35 at halftime and got a game-high 19 points from Cam Kickbush.
Buena Vista is tied with Loras and Nebraska Wesleyan in the IIAC loss column, but both the Duhawks and Prairie Wolves have played one more league game.