Shumate scores 12 for Finlandia
APPLETON, Wis. — Sophomore River Shumate of Republic-Michigamme scored 12 points for Finlandia as the Lions lost at Lawrence 107-72 in a college men’s basketball game played Saturday.
Shumate made a 3-pointer and was 5 for 5 at the free-throw line as Finlandia fell to 0-4.
Sophomore teammate Joe Heinonen of Superior Central added four points, three rebounds, two assists and a steal.
FU fell behind 15-6 in the game’s first seven minutes as Lawrence (1-0) built a 40-20 halftime lead.
Finlandia remains in Appleton, Wisconsin, for a game Tuesday night at Wisconsin Lutheran.