Tony Binetti scored 11 of his game-high 19 points in the second half to lead Seattle Pacific to a 69-54 victory over Hawaii Pacific in a...
Tony Binetti scored 11 of his game-high 19 points in the second half to lead Seattle Pacific to a 69-54 victory over Hawaii Pacific in a non-conference game Saturday night at Brougham Pavilion.
The Falcons (5-0), ranked No. 11 in NCAA Division II, remained perfect on the season. The Sea Warriors (0-4) are still in search of their first victory.
The Falcons, who led by four at halftime, scored seven straight points early in the second half to turn a three-point advantage into their first double-digit lead of the contest.
The Sea Warriors climbed back to within seven with 14:35 left to play, but Binetti buried his only three-pointer of the game to put the Falcons back on top by 10. SPU kept its lead in double figures for the next 10 minutes, but Hawaii Pacific pulled back to within eight, 55-47, with 3:20 remaining.
Dustin Bremerman was the only other Falcon in double figures with 15 points.
Alderson-Broaddus 83, Central Washington 80
John Regula hit a three-pointer with 35 seconds remaining to help lead Alderson-Broaddus to a comeback victory over Central Washington in the Red Lion Inn-WOU Classic in Monmouth, Ore. The Battlers, from Philippi, W.Va., hit 14 three-pointers in the game, including eight in the second half.
Central Washington (4-3) was led by Lance Den Boer’s 19 points and eight rebounds. Chris Bannish added 17 points.
At George Fox 81, Whitman 68
Chris Fraidley scored 20 points for Whitman in a road loss to George Fox. Erik Kofler added 15 points and Matt Kelly 14 for the Missionaries (3-2 overall, 1-1 Northwest Conference). George Fox had five players in double figures.
At Northwest 94, Cascade 80
Northwest (8-3, 1-1) built a 25-point lead in the second half and went on to beat Cascade. Aaron Sawyer led Northwest with 26 points and five rebounds.
Regis 76, Saint Martin’s 69
After trailing 40-37 at halftime, Regis outscored Saint Martin’s (3-4) 39-29 in the second half to win at the Chuck Stephens Classic in Pueblo, Colo.
Saint Martin’s Niki Nunogawa led all scorers with 23 points.
Compiled from sports-information reports.