|San Diego Christian 6-18, 1-15 GSAC||31||47||78|
|William Jessup 12-18, 3-13 GSAC||37||32||69|
|Feb. 28, 2015|
|San Diego Christian||Indv. Leaders||William Jessup|
|#10 Deion Davis - 21||Points||2 Players (#10,#23) - 13|
|#13 Shayne Travers - 8||Rebounds||2 Players (#23,#11) - 5|
|#13 Shayne Travers - 4||Assists||2 Players (#10,#11) - 5|
|San Diego Christian||Team Statistics||William Jessup|
|54% (27 - 50)||Field Goals %||52% (26 - 50)|
|33.3% (6 - 18)||3 Point Field Goals %||50% (8 - 16)|
|78.3% (18 - 23)||Free Throws||56.3% (9 - 16)|
|3||2nd Chance Pts||13|
ROCKLIN, Calif. – For the first time as head coach, Edgar Mendez and the Men's Basketball team won a GSAC contest defeating William Jessup 78-69 Saturday night.
With the win, the Hawks improve to 6-18 on the year and 1-15 in conference play. The Warriors falls to 12-18 and 3-13 in the GSAC.
It was the Warriors who got off to a quick start, beginning the game on a 12-4 run in the first four minutes.
SDC grabbed its first lead with 10:28 remaining as Mark Eden (FR/Ontario, CA) drilled a 3-pointer. The lead was quickly erased and the Warriors ended the half on a 9-2 run. William Jessup led 37-31 at the break.
Three minutes in the second, the Warriors increased their lead by as much as 12 starting the half with a 11-5 run.
Down 54-52 after a rally from the Hawks, Shayne Travers (SO/Eugene, OR) completed the 3-point play to give SDC its first lead since the first half at 55-54. William Jessup retook the lead until Peter Beale-Wirsing (SR/San Diego, CA) converted a layup with 3:21 to play and didn't trail the rest of the game.
The Hawks ended the game on a 17-6 run to claim their first GSAC victory.
Deion Davis (FR/San Diego, CA) came off the bench to score 21 points on 7-of-8 shooting. Derrick Thompson (SR/San Diego, CA) was next with 18. Beale-Wirsing added 12 and Mark Eden tallied 11. Travers finished with eight points and a team-high eight rebounds.
SDC concludes their season as they were two games behind William Jessup for the eighth and final spot for the GSAC Tournament.