Wartburg's men's basketball team suffered an 81-72 loss to Buena Vista University, despite standout performances from Carter Cuvelier and Luke Ladwig, who both scored 17 points. The defeat leaves the Knights with a 3-21 overall record and a 2-13 standing in American Rivers Conference play.

By the Numbers
  • Carter Cuvelier: 17 points, 4/8 FG, 3/5 3P, 6/7 FT, eight rebounds
  • Luke Ladwig: 17 points, 6/12 FG, 3/8 3P, 2/2 FT, five assists, three steals, one block
  • Gabe Trujillo: 11 points, 4/9 FG, 1/5 3P, 2/4 FT, six rebounds, two steals
  • All-time series: Wartburg leads 69-60
  • Eighth time this season Wartburg has made 10 or more three-pointers
  • BVU shooting: 42.1% FG, 26.9% 3P, 81.3% FT
  • Wartburg shooting: 40% FG, 32.4% 3P, 73.9% FT
State of Play
  • Despite strong individual performances, Wartburg's overall record stands at 3-21 with a 2-13 standing in American Rivers Conference play
  • Next game is scheduled on Saturday, Feb. 17 at Coe College to close the regular season
Bottom Line

Wartburg's men's basketball team falls to Buena Vista University, with Cuvelier and Ladwig's strong performances not enough to secure a victory, leaving the team with a challenging 3-21 overall record and 2-13 standing in American Rivers Conference play.