|San Diego Christian 1-0||33||43||76|
|Nov. 5, 2013|
|El Cajon, Calif.|
|Bethesda||Indv. Leaders||San Diego Christian|
|#00 MARSH, Alan - 12||Points||#33 SAHARAN, Andy - 21|
|#04 HALLAWAY, Jamelle - 8||Rebounds||#33 SAHARAN, Andy - 7|
|2 Players (#01,#32) - 2||Assists||#01 BRANDON, Kwaminique - 10|
|Bethesda||Team Statistics||San Diego Christian|
|31.1% (14 - 45)||Field Goals %||51.7% (30 - 58)|
|20% (3 - 15)||3 Point Field Goals %||31.8% (7 - 22)|
|63.2% (12 - 19)||Free Throws||64.3% (9 - 14)|
|6||2nd Chance Pts||14|
EL CAJON, Calif. -- The Men's Basketball team had little trouble defeating Bethesda University Tuesday night as Andy Saharan tallied 21 points to lead SDC with a 76-43 win.
The win gives the Hawks a 1-0 record overall. The Flames move to 0-1 on the early season.
Kwaminique Brandon dished out 10 assists for the Hawks.
SDC jumped out to a quick and early lead. The Hawks went up 7-1 within the first five minutes. Saharan added one of his five 3-pointers to increase SDC's lead to 21-10 with 6:36 remaining in the half. The Hawks went to the break leading 33-18.
SDC controlled the second half as they did the first.
Trevor English electrified the crowd with a huge slam dunk as the shot clock was about to expire with 1:11 remaining in the game as SDC increased their lead to 71-38.
The Hawks shot a red hot 51.7 percent from the floor including 7-of-22 from 3-point land. 29 of the 76 points came off of turnovers created by the Hawks.
SDC held the advantage in rebounds, 38-27. Bethesda turned the ball over 23 times but did force 17 turnovers from the Hawks.
The Hawks will travel to Malibu, Calif. to take on NCAA Div. 1 Pepperdine University on Saturday in an exhibition game.