Harding Men's Basketball Falls to Northwestern Oklahoma in Home Opener
December 1, 2017
SEARCY – Harding made seven of its first eight shots but struggled offensively after that and fell 79-57 to Northwestern Oklahoma Thursday in Great American Conference action at Rhodes-Reaves Field House. The game was Harding's home opener.
Harding fell to 0-4 overall and 0-3 in the GAC with the loss. Northwestern, who is receiving votes in the NABC Division II Top 25 Poll, improved to 6-0 overall and 3-0 in conference.
Both teams struggled offensively in the first half. After its hot start, Harding made only 1 of its next 17. Northwestern had a 2-for-17 stretch and shot 28 percent for th...