Cowboys Fall To LeTourneau

Cowboys Fall To LeTourneau

ABILENE, Texas – Hardin-Simmons' men's basketball team couldn't slow down LeTourneau in an 87-59 American Southwest Conference loss on Saturday afternoon at the Mabee Complex.

The Yellow Jackets never trailed in the game as they scored the first five points and quickly pushed the lead out to 15-5. The Cowboys were cold as they hit just 11-of-36 shots in the first half and went 0-for-9 at the free throw line.

At the half, Letourneau led 43-27 and came out quickly in the second half and used a 13-4 run to push the lead to 56-31 with 16:05 to play.

Joe Hoeup and Marcus Ellison led the Cowboys with eight points each.

Caleb Loggins led LeTourneau with 21 points on 10-for-10 shooting. Caylab Herrera had 20 points.

HSU is now 4-10 on the year and 2-4 in league play. LeTourneau is 11-2 overall and 5-1 in conference play. HSU will host Mary Hardin-Baylor in the start of ASC West play on Thursday at 7:30 p.m.



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