LAIE, Hawaii (Jan. 10, 2014) – The BYU-Hawaii women's basketball team took a lead in the second half but were downed by Point Loma 69-58 on Saturday night at the Cannon Activities Center.
The Seasiders (0-11, 0-6) came back from down as many as 14 in the second half to take a one-point lead at 49-48 lead with 9:49 to play. A 12-0 run brought BYU-Hawaii back into it, making it a battle to the end but Point Loma (7-6, 5-4) responded and closed out the Seasiders for the win.
Point Loma started out the game at a fast pace, controlling all sides of the floor as it jumped out to a 15-0 lead.
BYU-Hawaii wasn't going down without a fight, trimming the lead and heading into the half down 35-25.
The Sea Lions built the lead to 14 in the first minutes but the Seasiders steadily started to close the gap.
The 12-0 run from BYU-Hawaii put them up on top midway through but outscored the home team 21-9 in the final minutes.
BYU-Hawaii closes out their four-game homestand and takes on Chaminade Tuesday, Jan. 14 at 5 p.m. in the Cannon Activities Center.