Mike Harris recorded team-highs of 12 points and six rebounds and Andy Mitchell came off the bench to drop in 10 points as the Sonoma State men's basketball team pulled away late for a 61-56 victory over Holy Names in a non-conference game Tuesday night at the Wolves' Den. The Seawolves have won five straight games, improving to 6-1 this season. The Hawks dip to 2-9.
It wasn't easy for Sonoma State against Holy Names, but the Seawolves were able to grind out the win after sinking nine of their last ten free throws in the final minute. SSU shot 26.9 percent from the field in the first time and went into the locker room down, 21-22. The Seawolves came out stronger in the second half, using an 8-0 run with 14:10 remaining to take a 39-35 lead they would never relinquish.