|Nov. 25, 2016|
|Costa Mesa, CA|
|#01 MILAN, Isaiah - 17||Points||#05 TERAN, Franky - 19|
|#12 KLEKAS, Nathan - 9||Rebounds||#24 BOWMAN, Jacob - 7|
|2 Players (#01,#02) - 3||Assists||#04 NOLAN, Devonne - 4|
|57.4% (35 - 61)||Field Goals %||38.7% (24 - 62)|
|38.9% (7 - 18)||3 Point Field Goals %||25% (4 - 16)|
|69.2% (9 - 13)||Free Throws||62.5% (10 - 16)|
|2||2nd Chance Pts||4|
COSTA MESA, Calif. – Four players scored in double figures and the Hawks used a 45-24 second half advantage to defeat the Pioneers of Antelope Valley 86-62 in Day 1 of the Vanguard Invitational Friday.
With the win, the Hawks moved to 3-3 on the year. The Pioneers fell to 1-4.
Isaiah Milan led the Hawks with 17 points shooting 50 percent from the field. Derek Novsek and Nathan Klekas added 14 apiece with Hayden Fredrick chipping in 12. The Hawks shot 57.4 percent from the field and 7-of-18 from beyond the arc. SDC held UAV to under 40 percent from the floor at 38.7.
Milan's jumper with 12:58 to go in the first half gave the Hawks a 10-point lead. A Klekas 3-pointer gave SDC the largest lead of the half at 13 with 5:45. The Pioneers finished the half on an 8-0 run to bring their deficit down to three points with SDC leading 41-38.
UAV made the first bucket in the second half to bring the score within one. The Hawks led the whole way in the second half and put the game away with a with 12:10 remaining in the game. Leading 60-56, Milan and Klekas both scored four points each with Keko Moore adding a pair of free throws to go on a 10-0 run and lead by 14 with under seven minutes left.
The Hawks will take on Cal State Dominguez Hills Saturday at 2 p.m. to complete the 2-game invite.