Skip to main content

Men's Basketball

MEN'S BASKETBALL: Defense keys end of year victory


North Idaho College dominated from start to finish in a 83-47 victory over Medicine Hat College in the final game of the Coeur d’Alene INN-Vitational Tournament. The Cardinals held the Rattlers, who hail from Medicine Hat, Alberta, to just 17 first-half points on 13% shooting from the field while building a 23-point lead. For the game, Medicine Hat shot just 23%. Aaron Cameron, the Rattlers leader scorer at 23 points per game, was held to just a free throw while going 0-10 from the field.

For the Cards, Freshman Ian McLaughlin, poured in a career-high 20 points while grabbing 7 rebounds. Sophomore Tyler Brimhall and freshman Jarod Greene each added 12 points as the Cardinals won their 7th straight to improve to 10-3.

The Cardinals out-rebounded the Rattlers 60-37.

“Our Defense was awesome tonight,” said Head Coach Corey Symons. “I like our momentum heading into conference play.”

NIC opens NWAC action Saturday, January 6 at Yakima Valley CC. Catch all the action live on our You Tube channel at
More Information
Head Men's Basketball Coach, Corey Symons
(208) 769-3352 or
Texas Roadhouse Perfection Tire The Black Book Pepsi Century 21 Lewis-Clark State College
Les Schwab Tire Centers Idaho Central Credit Union Coeur d'Alene Press Best Western Inn Spokane Teachers Credit Union Northwest Specialty Hospital
Avista SpringHill Suites Marriott Parker Toyota Coeur d'Alene Resort Comfort Inn Coeur d'Alene Casino Resort Hotel

Today's Schedule

5pm  -  Women's Basketball Holiday Inn Express NWAC Crossover Tournament View Schedule

5:30 pm  -  Women's Basketball Bellevue vs South Puget Sound View Schedule

7:30 pm  -  Women's Basketball Umpqua CC View Schedule

Media Guide