TIGERS WINS NINTH STRAIGHT; FACE COLORADO COLLEGE ON SATURDAY

	ATLANTA, GA.-- The DePauw men's basketball team ran its winning streak 
to nine straight with an 81-77 overtime win over Ohio Northern University at 
the Stormy Petrel Classic at Oglethorpe University. With the win, the Tigers 
face Colorado College in Saturday's championship game at 8 p.m.
	The Tigers trailed 28-27 at halftime as they shot just 36 percent from 
the field. After six ties in the second half, the Tigers held as much as a six 
point advantage in the second half. In the overtime period, the Tigers scored 
on all but one possession and connected on all six field goal attempts. Matt 
Gorrell scored the gameUs final five points including three from the line.
	Ryan Hooker led the Tigers with 26 followed by Matt McCollum with a 
career-high 23 points. Craig Stewart added 13 and Gorrell 12. Gorrell also led 
the Tigers with seven rebounds. Nick Bertke led Ohio Northern with 23 points 
and 11 boards.


OFFICIAL BASKETBALL BOX SCORE -- G A M E   T O T A L S                          
DePauw University vs Ohio Northern                                              
12/29/95 9 p.m.       at  Atlanta, Georgia                                      
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VISITORS: DePauw University                                                     
                    TOT-FG  3-PT         REBOUNDS                         
No.     N A M E     FG FGA FG FGA FT FTA OF DE TOT PF  TP   A TO BLK S MIN
24 HOOKER, Ryan   f  8 15   2  3   8  9   2  2  4   4  26   1  2  0  0  38
30 MILLER, Ryan   f  0  3   0  2   0  1   2  3  5   1   0   4  2  0  1  34
43 McCOLLUM, Matt c  9 12   0  0   5  6   2  2  4   1  23   1  2  0  1  34
14 GORRELL, Matt  g  2  3   0  0   8 12   2  5  7   2  12   3  0  0  0  31
20 STEWART, Craig g  5 10   3  5   0  0   0  4  4   4  13   1  2  0  2  33
10 KREAG, Jason      0  1   0  0   0  2   0  2  2   1   0   1  0  0  0  17
12 SALYERS, Kyle     0  0   0  0   0  0   0  0  0   1   0   1  0  0  0   5
13 STEVENS, Brad     3  8   1  4   0  0   0  1  1   2   7   2  2  0  0  15
33 McCORMICK, Ben    0  2   0  0   0  0   1  0  1   0   0   0  0  0  0   7
34 BOWERS, Matt      0  0   0  0   0  0   0  0  0   1   0   0  0  0  0   2
45 BROWN, Rick       0  0   0  0   0  0   0  3  3   1   0   0  1  1  1   9
TEAM REBOUNDS..........................   1  4  5                         
TOTALS              27 54   6 14  21 30  10 26 36  18  81  14 11  1  5 225
                                                                                
TOTAL FG% 1st Half: 9-25  .360  2nd Half: 12-23  .522 Game:  .500   DEADBALL
3-Pt. FG% 1st Half: 3- 8  .375  2nd Half:  2- 5  .400 Game:  .429   REBOUNDS
F Throw % 1st Half: 6- 6 1.000  2nd Half: 12-18  .667 Game:  .700      3    
                                                                                
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HOME TEAM: Ohio Northern                                                        
                       TOT-FG  3-PT         REBOUNDS                         
No.     N A M E        FG FGA FG FGA FT FTA OF DE TOT PF  TP   A TO BLK S MIN
30 KNAPP, Joe        f  3  9   1  4   3  5   0  2  2   3  10   2  0  0  3  30
40 PETERS, Jeff      f  6 11   0  0   0  2   4  3  7   4  12   0  1  0  0  22
54 BERTKE, Nick      c  9 13   0  0   5  7   5  6 11   4  23   2  1  0  0  30
10 BODDIE, Salento   g  3  6   0  0   3  5   1  3  4   3   9   3  1  1  0  42
20 RUSSELL, Ben      g  5 15   3  8   2  2   2  3  5   2  15   1  2  0  0  34
12 JOHNSON, Tim         0  2   0  2   2  2   1  2  3   3   2   1  2  0  0  19
14 SENSENBAUGH, Kevin   2  5   2  4   0  1   0  0  0   0   6   2  1  0  3  23
42 DIELS, Troy          0  2   0  0   0  0   0  0  0   2   0   1  1  0  0  21
44 BIHN, Shawn          0  0   0  0   0  2   0  2  2   2   0   1  0  0  0   8
TEAM REBOUNDS.............................   1  1  2                         
TOTALS                 28 63   6 18  15 26  14 22 36  23  77  13  9  1  6 229
                                                                                
TOTAL FG% 1st Half: 11-27 .407 2nd Half: 12-26 .462 Game:  .444   DEADBALL
3-Pt. FG% 1st Half:  2- 5 .400 2nd Half:  4-11 .364 Game:  .333   REBOUNDS
F Throw % 1st Half:  4- 8 .500 2nd Half:  9-16 .563 Game:  .577      6    
                                                                                
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OFFICIALS:                                                                      
TECHNICAL FOULS:                                                                
DePauw University   -  none                                                     
Ohio Northern       -  none                                                     
ATTENDANCE:                                                                     
SCORE BY PERIODS:        1st  2nd  OT1  OT2  OT3  OT4   TOTAL                   
DePauw University         27   38   16    0    0    0      81                   
Ohio Northern             28   37   12    0    0    0      77                   
                                                                                
                                                                                

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Latest Revision Dec-31-1995