Hawks fight hard, but fall to Texans 80-72 in tight battle

Marissa Loftin
Sports Editor

The Hawks took an L in the loss column of their conference record after falling 80-72 to the South Plains Texans on Monday night in what was a back-and-fourth game throughout.
Howard came into the game 13-3 on the season and 1-1 in conference play while South Plains entered the game 10-4 on the season and with an undefeated 2-0 conference record. With the win the Texans remain undefeated at 0-3 and the Hawks drop down to 1-2.

For full coverage and statistics on this game, please see Tuesday's paper.