Saturday night time was deja vu for the UAA males’s basketball staff.
For the second night time in three days, the Seawolves have been inside hanging distance of their opponent late within the recreation solely to lose a heartbreaker to a Nice Northwest Athletic Convention foe.
Seattle Pacific downed UAA fifty seven-fifty four two days after the Seawolves fell to Saint Martin’s seventy one-sixty six on the Alaska Airways Middle.
In a defensive battle that featured 14 ties and 6 lead modifications, the Falcons ended the second half on a 12-three run to steal the lead from UAA and go into halftime up 28-22. A buzzer beating three-pointer by junior guard/ahead Josiah Wooden UAA’s solely made subject aim within the remaining 5 minutes of the half.
UAA (7-7, three-three GNAC) fought again to tie the sport at 38-38 within the second half on a layup by junior guard Malik Clements and later led forty four-forty two on two free throws by Wooden with 10:32 to go.
Two ties later, Seattle Pacific (9-four, four-2) took the lead for good on a pair of free throws by Nathan Streufert that made it fifty one-forty nine with 2:25 remaining.
UAA welcomed again senior guard D.J. Ursery, who completed with a recreation-excessive 23 factors after lacking Friday’s recreation with a sprained ankle.
Sophomore guard Jack Macdonald added 12 factors, however no different Seawolf tallied double digits. Wooden recorded 5 factors and 4 assists.
UAA stays with out main scorer Jacob Lampkin, who’s out for the season with a foot damage, and guard Maleke Haynes, who’s out with an educational concern.
Senior Brian Pearson began in Lamkpin’s place within the center and completed with 4 factors and 4 blocks.
Freshman Brennan Rymer began his second recreation at level guard and chipped in seven factors.
Seattle Pacific acquired a lift inside from its two forwards, Coleman Wooten and Streufert, who mixed for 25 factors and 20 rebounds.