|San Diego Christian 2-1||21||44||65|
|Cal State San Marcos 2-0||40||29||69|
|Nov. 21, 2015|
|San Diego Christian||Indv. Leaders||Cal State San Marcos|
|#01 Trevor English - 20||Points||#23 Darnell Taylor - 17|
|#05 Dalante Dunklin - 6||Rebounds||#23 Darnell Taylor - 10|
|#05 Dalante Dunklin - 3||Assists||#23 Darnell Taylor - 6|
|San Diego Christian||Team Statistics||Cal State San Marcos|
|37.3% (22 - 59)||Field Goals %||45.6% (26 - 57)|
|46.7% (7 - 15)||3 Point Field Goals %||25% (5 - 20)|
|82.4% (14 - 17)||Free Throws||75% (12 - 16)|
|7||2nd Chance Pts||8|
SAN MARCOS, Calif. – The SDC men's basketball team shaved a 27-point deficit to two points with 38 seconds left, but the Cougars were able to hold on for the 69-65 win. The Hawks went on a 45-17 run in the span of 16 minutes.
INSIDE THE MATCHUP:
Final: San Diego Christian 65 | Cal State San Marcos 69
Records: Hawks 2-0* | Cougars 2-0
INSIDE THE GAME:
• The Cougars raced out to a 9-0 lead before Mark Eden hit a 3-pointer with 16:48 remaining in the first.
• Free throws by Trevor English tied the game at 13-13 with 13:40 remaining, the closest the Hawks were since the start of the game.
• Cal State San Marcos ended the first half on a 13-0 run to give them their biggest lead of the game up to that point with a 40-21 advantage heading into the halftime break.
• Hawks shot just 21 percent in the first as the Cougars were 44 percent.
• CSUSM went on another big run to start the second half, a 10-2 jump within the first four minutes.
• Trailing by 18 with 6:34 left, SDC went on a 21-5 run to bring the score within two with 38 seconds left.
• Trevor English scored a game-high 20 points.
• Hawks were outrebounded 39-34 in the game.
• Both teams forced 16 turnovers.
STAT OF THE GAME:
• The Hawks went on a 45-17 run in the span of 16 minutes.
BEYOND THE BOX SCORE:
• This was English's second game in a row with at least 20 points.
• SDC travels to Flagstaff on Monday to face off against NCAA Div. I Northern Arizona. Tip off is scheduled for 5:30 p.m.