MONTGOMERY, Ala. – The Huntingdon men's basketball led for more than 30 minutes on Monday night, but Victory University pulled away late for an 82-69 win.
Tied 65-65 with 7:54 to play, Victory (15-3) scored 10 straight points and closed the game with a 17-4 run. The non-conference loss snapped a five-game winning streak for Huntingdon (6-12).
Huntingdon's Austin Hill led all scorers with 25 points. Hill, who is averaging 21.2 points per game, has scored at least 20 points in 13-of-18 games this season.
The Hawks resume conference play on Saturday at 3 p.m. at Piedmont (7-10, 2-5 USA South). Huntingdon (5-3 USA South) is tied for third in the USA South Athletic Conference standings.