Rainbow Warriors basketball lose to UC Santa Barbara at home

Rainbow Warriors basketball lose to UC Santa Barbara at home
Tough loss for the Rainbow Warriors basketball team, who had their win streak snapped by UC Santa Barbara, 59-50 Friday night at SimpliFi Arena at Stan Sheriff Center. (Source: Twitter/@HawaiiMBB)

HONOLULU, Hawaii (HawaiiNewsNow) - Tough loss for the Rainbow Warriors basketball team, who had their win streak snapped by UC Santa Barbara, 59-50 Friday night at SimpliFi Arena at Stan Sheriff Center.

Hawaii shot 18-for-54 from the field and 4-for-22 from beyond the arc, UH’s James Jean Marie racked up 10 points on the night — the only UH player to reach double-digits.

The Gauchos controlled the floor for most of the game with Amadou Sow and JaQuori McLaughlin each scoring 14 points — extending their conference lead to 13-3.

Both teams are set to face off again on Saturday night, tip off from Manoa is set for 7:00 p.m. Hawaii time on Spectrum Sports.

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