Montgomery, AL – The Knights are on a 4 game losing streak entering tonight's game vs. the Auburn University- Montgomery Warhawks. The Warhawks are on a three-game losing streak and both teams would be looking to break their terrible streaks.
The Knights in the first half would be able to capture the lead in the beginning of the game and would not surrender it for the entire game. Their biggest lead of the half would be with 13:48 left in the half when JeVaughn Sanchez (SR/Jacksonville, FL) would make a free throw to put the Knights up 9 points. The Knights would go into halftime up 36-30.
The Second half would see the Knights stretch their lead out to the biggest point all game at 13 points with 9:26 left. The Knights would end their losing streak at 4 games and would win 75-66 to improve their record to 6-5. The Knights would go 21-65 from the field but struggled from 3-point only going 4-20. The would also out-rebound the Warhawks 45-36 and only 15 turnovers on the night.
4 out the 5 starters would end up with double-digit points lead by Kieston Standfield (SR/Birmingham, AL) who scored 20 points and 10 rebounds to record another double-double on the season.
The Knights next game will be at home Thursday at 7:30pm against Dalton State.