Red Haws struggle offensively against Wildcats
Simpson University Sports News
REDDING, Calif. - The Simpson University men’s basketball team hosted the Chico State University Wildcats on Saturday, Nov. 23. The Red Hawks lost 70-47.
In the first half, the Red Hawks fought hard against the Wildcats, and the teams exchanged baskets. Toward the end of the first half, Chico went on a short run, allowing them to take a 37-25 lead into halftime.
The second half, the Red Hawks struggled offensively, shooting 0% from the 3-point line and 28% from the field. Defensively, the Wildcats forced 22 turnovers which resulted in a 70-47 Simpson loss.
The Red Hawks will look to bounce back as they prepare for their match-up against Northwest Christian on Tuesday, Nov. 26 at 7:30 p.m. in Eugene, Ore. Northwest Christian defeated the Red Hawks 89-74 when they faced off on Wednesday, Nov. 6 in Redding.
Story by Nichole Jones
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