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Men's basketball: First-half surge boosts Carleton to win over Concordia

Rowan Nelson and Dylan Inniger each scored 10 points to lead the Cobbers.

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Concordia Cobbers

NORTHFIELD, Minn. — Carleton used a strong first half to fuel a 96-57 victory over Concordia on Wednesday in Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference men's basketball.

Carleton held a 49-18 lead at halftime.

Rowan Nelson and Dylan Inniger each scored 10 points to lead the Cobbers. Braeton Motschenbacher tallied eight points and seven rebounds, and Jackson Jangula and Ryan Slette each scored eight points.

Alex Gibbens scored 16 points to pace Carleton (1-1, 1-0 MIAC). Carleton shot 56.9% (37 of 65) from the field, while holding the Cobbers to 33.3% shooting (19 for 57).

Concordia (1-2, 0-1 MIAC) hosts Wisconsin-Superior for a nonconference bout at 3 p.m. Saturday.

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