|Hope International University 19-5, 8-2 GSAC||38||38||76|
|San Diego Christian 7-14, 3-9 GSAC||32||30||62|
|Feb. 4, 2017|
|El Cajon, CA|
|Hope International University||Indv. Leaders||San Diego Christian|
|#32 Hunt,Liam - 18||Points||#01 MILAN, Isaiah - 17|
|#32 Hunt,Liam - 7||Rebounds||2 Players (#05,#23) - 3|
|#02 Punter,Donny - 4||Assists||#02 FREDRICK, Hayden - 4|
|Hope International University||Team Statistics||San Diego Christian|
|57.1% (28 - 49)||Field Goals %||48% (24 - 50)|
|66.7% (2 - 3)||3 Point Field Goals %||23.1% (3 - 13)|
|81.8% (18 - 22)||Free Throws||57.9% (11 - 19)|
|11||2nd Chance Pts||6|
EL CAJON, Calif. – The visiting Royals shot 57.1 percent from the floor and was able to hold on to defeat the Hawks 76-62 on Saturday night.
With the loss, the Hawks fall to 7-14 on the year and 3-9 in GSAC play. The Royals improve to 19-5 on the season and 8-2 in conference.
The Royals led for most of the first half. Hayden Fredrick grabbed the lead for the Hawks as he hit a triple with 7:19 to go in the half. HIU quickly retook the lead and kept it for the rest of the game. The Royals led by six at the break.
SDC got within three points in the second half a couple of times, but the Royals were able to keep their lead. The extended their lead to its largest with 16 with 1:53 left in the game.
The Hawks will travel in their next game, headed north to take on Menlo College on Thursday.