|Biola 17-2, 3-2 GSAC||37||45||82|
|San Diego Christian 5-10, 1-5 GSAC||27||35||62|
|Jan. 14, 2017|
|El Cajon, CA|
|Biola||Indv. Leaders||San Diego Christian|
|#00 ARCHER. Dakari - 24||Points||#05 NOVSEK, Derek - 15|
|#05 TIONGSON, Caelan - 7||Rebounds||#12 KLEKAS, Nathan - 5|
|#10 SHANNON JR, Blake - 5||Assists||#02 FREDRICK, Hayden - 4|
|Biola||Team Statistics||San Diego Christian|
|59.2% (29 - 49)||Field Goals %||43.1% (22 - 51)|
|36.4% (4 - 11)||3 Point Field Goals %||25% (5 - 20)|
|83.3% (20 - 24)||Free Throws||86.7% (13 - 15)|
|12||2nd Chance Pts||2|
EL CAJON, Calif. – Biola used a 19-6 run to start off the game and led from start to finish to defeat the SDC men's basketball team Saturday night, 82-62.
With the loss, SDC falls to 5-10 overall and 1-5 in the GSAC. The Eagles improve to 17-2 on the season and 3-2 in conference.
The Eagles scored early and often stringing together the first eight points of the game. SDC missed their first seven shots of the game but Anthony Gonzalez scored the first bucket for the Hawks with 15:15 remaining in the first half. After facing a double-digit deficit for most of the half, the Hawks got within seven as with two Derek Novsek free throws.
Biola took a 10-point lead into halftime with a late 3-pointer by Dakari Archer with seven seconds to go.
SDC held on to stay within single digits for a good portion of the first half, but Biola sped away and wouldn't let the Hawks make a comeback.
Novsek led the team with 15 points. Hayden Fredrick also was in double-figures with 12 points and Isaiah Milan tallied 10. SDC shot 43.1 percent from the field and just 5-of-20 from beyond the arc. SDC will take on Grand Canyon in an exhibition on Tuesday in Phoenix.