Men's Basketball Weekly Report

Nov. 20, 2014 Contact: Bob Guptill (bguptill@gnacsports.com) 503-305-8756 / www.gnacsports.com Central Washington, Seattle Pacific In Hawaii For BYU-Hawaii Classic at Alaska 70; Sonoma State Invitational (Chico State 74, Alaska Anchorage 64); Seattle Pacific Sodexo (Central Washington 70, Academy of Art 68; Seattle Pacific 90, Minnesota Crookston 38); Point Loma GNAC/PacWest Challenge (Western Oregon 69, Fresno Pacific 68; Point Loma 58, Saint Martin’s 55); Dominican GNAC/PacWest Challenge (CSU Stanislaus 75, MSU Billings 68); WWU Chuck Randall Classic (Northwest Nazarene 87, Notre Dame de Namur 71; Western Washington 84, Hawaii Hilo 73) Northwest Indian 103 at Simon Fraser 135. GNAC STANDINGS Simon Fraser Central Washington Alaska Seattle Pacific Western Washington Northwest Nazarene Western Oregon Saint Martin’s MSU Billings Alaska Anchorage Conf. W L 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 All W 3 2 1 2 2 1 1 0 0 0 L 0 0 0 1 2 1 1 3 4 4 H 3-0 0-0 1-0 2-1 2-0 0-0 0-0 0-1 0-1 0-2 A N 0-0 0-0 0-0 2-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-2 0-0 0-0 1-1 0-1 1-0 0-1 0-1 0-1 0-2 0-1 0-1 PORTLAND, Ore. - Central Washington and Seattle Pacific are in Hawaii and Western Oregon and Alaska host tournaments to highlight the second weekend of action for GNAC men’s basketball Friday and Saturday. Through Thursday conference teams have a combined record of 12-16. THIS WEEK: Tuesday - MSU Billings 56 at Dixie State 78; Concordia 85 at Saint Martin’s 68; Evergreen State 62 at Seattle Pacific 86; Douglas 57 at Simon Fraser 147; Western Washington 78 at Puerto Rico-Bayamon 84. Wednesday – Western Washington 77 at Puerto Rico – Rio Piedras 93. Thursday – GCI Alaska Invitational (Minn. State Moorhead 86,. West Alabama 75; Alaska 68, Black Hills State 66); Rocky Mountain 73 at MSU Billings 69. Friday – GCI Alaska Invitational (Minn. State Moorhead vs. Black Hills State, 5 p.m.; West Alabama vs. Alaska, 7 p.m.); Northwest Indian at Alaska Anchorage, 5:15 p.m.; BYU-Hawaii Classic (Hawaii Pacific vs. Seattle Pacific, 5 p.m.; Central Washington vs. BYU Hawaii, 7:30 p.m.); Montana Northern at Northwest Nazarene, 7 p.m.; WOU Doubletree Shootout (Saint Martin’s vs. Colorado Christian, 5 p.m.; Western Oregon vs. Azusa Pacific, 7 p.m.); Simon Fraser at Academy of Art,, 7 p.m. Saturday - GCI Alaska Invitational (Black Hills State vs. West Alabama, 5 p.m.; Minn. State Moorhead vs. Alaska, 7 p.m.); Northwest Indian at Alaska Anchorage, 2 p.m.; BYU-Hawaii Classic (Central Washington vs. Hawaii Pacific, 5 p.m.; Seattle Pacific vs. BYUHawaii, 7:30 p.m.); Westminister at Northwest Nazarene, 5 p.m.; WOU Doubletree Shootout (Saint Martin’s vs. Azusa Pacific, 5 p.m.; Western Oregon vs. Colorado Christian, 7 p.m.); Simon Fraser at Dominican, 7 p.m.; Western Washington at American University – Puerto Rico, 6 p.m. (exh). The Wildcats (2-0) and Falcons (2-1) take on BYU-Hawaii and Hawaii Pacific in the BYU-Hawaii Classic. Friday’s games match HPU and SPU at 5 p.m. (Hawaii time) and CWU and BYUH at 7:30. The teams then switch opponents Saturday. Saint Martin’s (0-3) will join Western Oregon (1-1) in Monmouth Friday and Saturday to compete in the WOU Doubletree Shootout. The opponents for the two GNAC teams are Colorado Christian from the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference and Azusa Pacific of the PacWest. Friday’s schedule matches the Saints and Colorado Christian at 5 and the Wolves and Azusa Pacific at 7. Alaska made its official debut Thursday defeating Black Hills State 68-66 in the opening round of the GCI Invitational. LAST WEEK: Friday – Trinity International 83 at Alaska 73 (exh); Sonoma State Invitational (Sonoma State 74, Alaska Anchorage 66); Seattle Pacific Sodexo (Central Washington 65, Minnesota Crookston 52; Academy of Art 70, Seattle Pacific 67); Dominican GNAC/PacWest Challenge (CSU East Bay 86, MSU Billings 80); Point Loma GNAC/PacWest Challenge (Fresno Pacific 87, Saint Martin’s 67; Point Loma Nazarene 64, Western Oregon 54); WWU Chuck Randall Classic (Hawaii Hilo 89, Northwest Nazarene 81; Western Washington 78, Notre Dame de Namur 52); Northwest Indian 99 at Simon Fraser 160. Saturday – Trinity International 67 Kyle Tomlinson hit a three-pointer with nine seconds left to give UAF the win. The Nanooks play West Alabama Friday and Minnesota Moorhead Saturday. Simon Fraser (3-0) plays its first NCAA opponent Friday taking on Academic of Art in San Francisco. Academy Art split two contests last week with GNAC teams, defeating 1