The HPU basketball team (7-11, 1-7) lost 81-69
to the Chaminade University Silverswords (12-7, 6-3) on Jan.
29th at McCabe Gym. The Sea Warriors are 1-2 against Chaminade
this season. Finis Harwell led with 17 points, and Alex Swerzbin
added 15 in his second start.
HPU showed another valiant first-half effort, shooting 50 percent
from the field, 43 percent from behind the arc, and was down
only four points at the half. However, Chaminade scored 9 unanswered
points to begin the second half, holding the Sea Warriors scoreless
for almost three minutes during the run. The Sea Warriors, with
a pattern of second-half collapses this season, found themselves
down 20 points with 7:47 to play.