The Artesians battled against rival Bloomington South, losing 57-46. The game was a competitive one with Bloomington South building a lead in the 3rd quarter. The Artesians battled back to make it close, but Bloomington was able to secure the win. The leading scorers for the Artesians were Reid Staggs with 20 points, Tyler Stead with 14 points, and Damon Hillman with 7 points. The next game for the Artesians will be on the road on Saturday, Feburary 2nd against Terre Haute North.