Home team beats Oregon State in Hawaii

December 26, 2013 

Isaac Fotu scored 17 points as Hawaii beat Oregon State 79-73 in the fifth-place game of the Diamond Head Classic.

Garrett Nevels had 16, Christian Standhardinger 15 and Brandon Spearman added 14 for the Rainbow Warriors (9-3). Spearman also grabbed 10 rebounds and Keith Shamburger chipped in with nine points, 10 assists and six rebounds.

Roberto Nelson scored 22, Devon Collier added 13 with 10 rebounds and Challe Barton made three of his team’s six 3-pointers to finish with 13 points for the Beavers (7-4).

The Beavers shot 44.1 percent (26 of 59) from the field and made 15 of 16 from the free-throw line. But Oregon State committed 17 turnovers — which led to 22 Hawaii points — to just 12 assists. Hawaii had 18 assists against nine turnovers.

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