The University of Hawaii men’s basketball team extended its winning streak to four with a narrow 63-59 road victory over Cal State Bakersfield on Thursday night.
The Rainbow Warriors improve to 8-5 overall and 3-0 in Big West Conference play, while the Roadrunners drop to 6-7 overall and 1-3 in conference games.
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Unlike its recent homestand, Hawaii struggled from the field, particularly from 3-point land, where it made just five of its 17 attempts. Junior Madut led the way for UH with a team-high 17 points, while Jerome Desrosiers added 16.
Justin McCall led CSUB with a game-high 22 points and finished one rebound shy of a double-double.
Next up for Hawaii is another road game at Cal Poly on Saturday, with tipoff set for 5 p.m. HST. The game will be streamed live on ESPN+.