2013-14 Men's Basketball
Record: 28-8 Home: 13-2 Away: 11-5 Neutral: 4-1 Crossroads: 12-6
 
 
Ryan Benner Image
#34 Ryan Benner
Height: 6-4
Weight: 197
Class: SR
Position: G
Hometown: Mishawaka, Ind.
Previous School: Mishawaka
 

BETHEL

2010-11 AS A FRESHMAN

Appeared in 28 games, started 16 // Averaged 9.9 points and 5.5 rebounds per game // Led underclassmen in points and rebounds // Scored a season-high 23 points against Cardinal Stritch (Nov. 13) // Scored in double figures in 14 games // Notched a double-double against Cardinal Stritch (Nov. 13) // Pulled down a career-high 15 rebounds against Goshen (Feb. 3) // Tallied a career-high 5 steals against Great Lakes Christian (Nov. 18) // Played a career-high

38 minutes against Taylor (Jan. 18) // Named to Giovanni’s Tip-Off Classic and Pepsi Challenge All-Tournament Teams // Ranked 8th in the conference in 3-point field goal percentage (.353) // Ranked 11th in the conference in 3-pointers made per game (1.68) // Ranked 14th in the conference in total 3-pointers made (47) // Ranked 14th in the conference in steals per game (1.18) // Ranked 18th in the conference in total steals (33) // Ranked 11th in the conference in rebounds per game (5.46) // Ranked 18th in the conference in total rebounds (153) //

Ranked 10th in the conference in defensive rebounds per game (4.11) // Sidelined final 3 games due to knee injury

2011-12 AS A SOPHOMORE

Appeared in 27 games, started 11 // Averaged 9.9 points and 3.5 rebounds per game // Finished 4th on the team in scoring // Scored a season-high 23 points against Goshen (Nov. 30) // Scored in double figures in 15 games // Dished out a season-high 5 assists against Mt. Vernon Nazarene (Jan. 3) // Hit a 3-pointer at the buzzer against Grace to send the game into double overtime // Ranked 14th in the conference in 3-pointers made per game (1.46) // Ranked 15th in the conference in total 3-pointers made (38)

2012-13 AS A JUNIOR

Appeared in 31 games, started 29 // Averaged 14.4 points, 3.3 rebounds, 2.5 assists, and 1.3 steals per game // Led team in steals // Finished 2nd on the team in scoring // Scored a career-high 35 points in the season opener against Holy Cross (Oct. 30) // Scored in double figures in 24 games // Dished out a career-high 6 assists against Grace (Feb. 13) // Tallied a career-high 2 blocks against Taylor (Feb. 26) // Set career-highs in field goals made and attempted, three pointers made and attempted, and free throws made and attempted // Ranked 15th in the conference in scoring per game (14.35) // Ranked 15th in the conference in total scoring (445) // Ranked 7th in the conference in field goal percentage (.491) // Ranked 13th in the nation and 3rd in the conference in 3-point field goal percentage (.443) // Ranked 10th in the conference in 3-point field goals made per game (1.87) // Ranked 16th in the conference in assists per game (2.51) // Ranked 10th in the conference in steals per game (1.29) // Ranked 11th in the conference in assist-to-turnover ratio (1.59) // Ranked 38th in the nation and 3rd in the conference with a single game high of 35 points, also good for 25th in program history // Named Third Team All-Conference // Earned the team’s Defensive MVP Award

HIGH SCHOOL

Averaged 17 points at Mishawaka High School // First Team All-NIC // Hoosier Basketball Magazine Top 100 // NLC-NIC All-Star Game // All-Star Game MVP // SportsFest All-Star Game

PERSONAL

Born May 26, 1992 // Son of Mark and Tracy Benner // Cell and Molecular Biology major // Hails from Mishawaka, Indiana // Resides in Logan Village

Chose Bethel College over the University of Vermont, Elon University and Huntington University.

 
 
2013-14 Men's Basketball Roster
#NameCl.Pos.Ht.Wt.HometownPrevious School
0Jordyn Coon*SOG6-2175Warsaw, Ind.Warsaw
2Josh GlassFRSF6-3180 Solon, OhioSolon
4Jared MottSOF6-7205Lucas, OhioTemple Christian
5Travis SmithSOG5-10160Peru, Ind.Peru
10Caleb OetjenFRSG6-0172McCordsville, Ind.Horizon Christian
12Chris Mitchell*FRG6-3182Detroit, Mich.Mishawaka
15Landon BookerSRG5-10183South Bend, IndAdams
20Matt SchaussJRPG6-4190Greens Fork, Ind.Centerville
22Zach MillerJRSG6-1166Connersville, Ind.Connersville
23David Lee*FRG6-1164Plymouth, Ind.Plymouth
24Brandon GerberSRF6-5191Markle, Ind.Norwell
25Michael MislanSRC6-8203Indianapolis, Ind.Roncalli
30Ryan WassinkFRF6-6211Hudsonville, Mich.Unity Christian
34Ryan BennerSRG6-4197Mishawaka, Ind.Mishawaka
41Patrick OettingSRF6-6224Fort Wayne, Ind.Concordia Lutheran
50Keith CochranFRC7-0201Bluffton, Ind.Bluffton
* Redshirt
Mike Lightfoot - Head Coach - 27th season
Tony Natali - Assistant Coach - 17th season
Ryne Lightfoot - Assistant Coach - 3rd season
Alex Daniel - Grad Assistant - 1st season
Mark Gardner - Assistant Coach - 9th season
Drew Schauss - Student Assistant
Ryan Bollier - Student Assistant