Seattle, WA (Sports Network) - Chase Hallam led the way with 17 points as the
Denver Pioneers defeated the Seattle Redhawks, 64-51, in a Western Athletic
Conference matchup at KeyArena.
Chris Udofia added 15 points for the Pioneers (9-7, 5-1 WAC), while Jalen
Love finished with 11 points and Royce O'Neale pulled down 10 rebounds.
The Redhawks (5-10, 0-5) were led by Clarence Trent with 15 points.
Denver came out of the game with a hot hand, connecting on 55.2 percent of
its field goals tries in the first half, including a healthy 9-of-18 from 3-
point range, as it took a 43-29 lead into the break. Seattle also shot the
ball well, making 54.5 percent of its field goal attempts but missed all four
of its 3-point tries.
After halftime, both squads cooled off from the field. The Pioneers shot
just 31.6 from the field in the second half, including 3-of-9 from 3-point
distance. The Redhawks hit on 39.1 percent from the field, but again could
not hit from distance, going 0-5 from beyond the 3-point arc. The first half
hole that Seattle dug themselves was too big to get out of, as Denver secured
the victory and kept the Redhawks winless in conference play.
Seattle dominated down low, outscoring Denver in the paint, 34-18. The
Pioneers had the huge advantage from the 3-point line, outscoring the Redhawks
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