by jamesc 12/16/2013 8:30:25 AM --
HUTCHINSON, KS – The Northeast Community College men’s basketball team dropped a second game at the Hutchinson Community College Classic over the weekend here. The Hawks suffered an 84-77 loss to Sunrise Christian Academy on Saturday. Northeast was down by as many as 17 points, but had opportunities to tie or take the lead on three separate occasions late in the ball game. With the loss, the Hawks fall to 10-5 on the year.
Khapri Alston led Northeast with a double-double - scoring 22 points and grabbing 12 rebounds. Anthony Woods and Buay Tuach each pitched in with 14 points apiece.
The Hawks have one more game before the holiday break. The team will travel to Iowa Central Community College in Ft Dodge, IA, on Wednesday to take on the Tritons. Tip-off is set for 6:00 p.m.