DEERFIELD, Wis. -

Cam Ward scored 21 points as the Marshall Cardinals defeated Deerfield 65-56 in a non-conference boys basketball game in Deerfield Monday night.

The Demons took a 30-29 halftime lead, but Marshall outscored Deerfield 23-9 in the decisive third quarter.

Austin Sinden added 19 points for Marshall as the Cardinals moved their record to 15-3 overall.

Blake Ehrke scored 24 points and Adam Erickson had 10 to lead the Demons offense.  Deerfield is 11-7 overall this season.