East County Sports

Egberuare’s 14 points paces Hawks past Oxy

SAN DIEGO CHRISTIAN HAWKS WOMEN’S BASKETBALL
 TUE, NOV. 17, 2015

LOS ANGELES – Berika Egberuare scored a team-high 14 points and Whitney Braeutigam added 12 points and eight rebounds as the SDC women’s basketball team defeated the Occidental Tigers 61-56 on Tuesday night.

INSIDE THE MATCHUP:

Final: San Diego Christian 61 | Occidental 56

Records: Hawks 3-0 | Tigers 0-2

INSIDE THE GAME:

• In the first quarter, the Hawks started on an 8-0 run. The Hawks finished the quarter up 12-6.

• SDC went on another 8-0 run in the second quarter sparked by four points from Braeutigam.

• The Tigers scored 10 unanswered points to bring the score within one in the third quarter at 26-25, but Kaylie Fandino hit a triple to increase SDC’s lead back to four with 7:05 remaining in the quarter.

• Braeutigam scored eight of her 14 points in the fourth quarter.

• The Hawks drained five free throws in the last 26 seconds to seal the game.

• Alexa Ardnt came off the bench to score eight points and grabbed eight boards.

Hawks outrebounded the Tigers 37-34.

STAT OF THE GAME:

• SDC shot 47 percent from the floor and 12-of-17 from the free throw line. The Hawks held Oxy to less than 30 percent from the field with 11 turnovers and two blocked shots.

BEYOND THE BOX SCORE:

• This was the first meeting between the two schools since 2007 as the Tigers defeated the Hawks 73-61.

UP NEXT: 

• SDC hosts Pacific Union College on Saturday at 6 p.m. at Grossmont College.

Final 1 2 3 4 F
San Diego Christian 3-1 12 14 16 19 61
Occidental 0-2 6 14 17 19 56
Nov. 17, 2015
Los Angeles
Attendance: 39
San Diego Christian Indv. Leaders Occidental
#15 EGBERUARE, Berika – 14 Points #12 Triana Anderson – 16
2 Players (#01,#12) – 8 Rebounds #12 Triana Anderson – 7
#15 EGBERUARE, Berika – 4 Assists #44 Midori McElwee – 6
San Diego Christian Team Statistics Occidental
46.9% (23 – 49) Field Goals % 29.8% (17 – 57)
23.1% (3 – 13) 3 Point Field Goals % 27.3% (3 – 11)
70.6% (12 – 17) Free Throws 73.1% (19 – 26)
37 Rebounds 34
14 Assists 8
16 Turnovers 11
10 2nd Chance Pts 15

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