MIDLAND, Mich. – Brad Schaub, Zach Allread and P.J. Weaver hit 3-point shots on consecutive possessions as Northwood University built a double-digit lead in the second half and it went on to score a 88-72 victory over Albion College in non-league men's basketball action.
Matt Crowl and Allread dialed up from long distance late in the first half to give Northwood a 38-33 lead after 20 minutes.
Branch scored all 11 of his points in the second half. He hit 5-of-8 shots from the field.
Allread led all players with 20 points. He was joined in double figures by Crowl (19), Nick Spitzley (13) and Schaub (10).
The road doesn't get any easier for Albion as North Central College, ranked ninth in the latest D3hoops.com poll, visits Kresge Gymnasium for a 7 o'clock game Tuesday night.