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Eagles soar over Luther; V-Hawks suffer rough landing against Blugolds

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La Crosse, WI (WXOW) -

UW-La Crosse received a 22-point performance from Jared Staege to lead them to a 58-46 non-conference win over Luther College Wednesday night at Mitchell Hall.

The Eagles led by just four at the half but outscored Luther 33-25 in the second half to pull away.

Devin Yurk chipped in 16 points for the Eagles, who improve to 4-7 overall.

They won't play again until December 28.

Across town, the Viterbo men lost a close one to UW-Eau Claire 66-62 at Beggs Gymnasium.

Erik Engelstad led the way for the V-Hawks with 19 points and 10 rebounds.

Viterbo led 23-22 at one point before the Blugolds went on an 11-4 run to end the first half.

Ethan Haberman chipped in 15 points.

Viterbo falls to 4-7 overall.

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