|San Diego Christian 2-3||39||30||69|
|Cal State San Marcos 4-1||52||52||104|
|Nov. 22, 2016|
|San Marcos, CA|
|San Diego Christian||Indv. Leaders||Cal State San Marcos|
|#02 Hayden Fredrick - 21||Points||#32 Tyson Kygar - 24|
|#12 Nathan Klekas - 7||Rebounds||2 Players (#21,#10) - 7|
|#02 Hayden Fredrick - 4||Assists||#25 Ethan Alvano - 7|
|San Diego Christian||Team Statistics||Cal State San Marcos|
|37.9% (22 - 58)||Field Goals %||59.4% (38 - 64)|
|29.6% (8 - 27)||3 Point Field Goals %||52% (13 - 25)|
|77.3% (17 - 22)||Free Throws||71.4% (15 - 21)|
|6||2nd Chance Pts||15|
SAN MARCOS, Calif. – The SDC men's basketball early lead against Cal State San Marcos quickly vanished as the Cougars overpowered the Hawks 104-69 Tuesday night.
The Hawks scored the first five points in the game and held a an 8-4 advantage before the Cougars started their comeback with 16 minutes left in the first half.
With the loss, SDC falls to 2-3 on the season. The Cougars improve to 4-1.
With the clock reading 6:32 left in the half, Cal State San Marcos went on a convincing 19-9 run to take a 14 point lead into the break.
A Nathan Klekas jumper brought their deficit down to 11, the lowest in the second half.
The Cougars shot an impressive 60 percent from the floor, including 52 percent from beyond the arc. The Hawks shot just 38 percent and 30 respectively. SDC led just nine minutes of the total game play, with CSSM taking the lead for almost 30 minutes.
SDC will shake off the loss and look forward to the Vanguard Invitational starting on Friday with a game against University of Antelope Valley, followed by Cal State Dominguez Hills on Saturday.