Thursday Scores: Beat Up Saints Struggle in Seattle
|Seattle Pacific 76, Saint Martin’s 53 – Recap|
|Saint Martin’s (3-7 GNAC, 6-12 overall)||29||24||53|
|Seattle Pacific (8-2 GNAC, 17-4 overall)||41||35||76|
|SMU leader: Ryan Rogers – 18 points|
Saint Martin’s limped into Thursday’s rematch with Seattle Pacific without starting point guard Riley Carel (knee) and forward Lucas Shannon (concussion) and couldn’t repeat the upset of the top team in the GNAC falling 76-53 to the Falcons in Seattle.
Ryan Rogers was the only Saint to score in double digits racking up 18 points on 8-of-11 shooting. Evan Coulter and Matt Dodson each added seven points and senior Brad Norman notched six points in his first career start.
Patrick Simon, who missed the first meeting between the two teams with an injured wrist, led Seattle Pacific with 20 points and Riley Stockton went for 16 points and eight rebounds. The Falcons outrebounded the Saints 39-21.
Saint Martin’s fell to ninth place in the GNAC at 3-7.
|Centralia 72, Capital 50|
|Capital (4-6 2A EvCo)||13||18||8||11||50|
|Centralia (7-2 2A EvCo)||25||13||17||17||48|
|CAP leader: Travis Miller – 18 points|
|Firm Foundation 73, Pope John Paul II 59|
|FF: 2-3 1B Columbia Valley – PJPII: 2-5 1B Columbia Valley|
|Washington School for the Deaf 27, Pope John Paul II 19|