Trolls Fall to Wolves

The Trolls started their conference schedule at Cardinal Stritch University (Milwaukee, Wisconsin). The team fell behind by in the first half and was in a 15 point deficit at half-time. The gap grew to at least 20 points in the second period and the game ended in an 81-60 loss. The team is now 0-3 for the start of their season.

In the first seven minutes of the game the Trolls fell behind 20-6.  Over the next 10 minutes they closed the gap to eight points. With three minutes to play in the period they trailed 34-23. They failed to score in the rest of the period and by half-time the score was 38-23.

The team’s scoreless streak continued through the first two minutes of the second period in which the scoring gap grew to 20 points. The team did not make up ground in the rest of the game.

Trinity ended with a .364 shooting percentage and a .706 field goal percentage.  Trey Johnson led the team with 15 points and 12 rebounds. Jordan Perry had 11 points and seven boards.

The team will play in an exhibition game at Valparaiso University on November 12 at 7 pm.