By Lance Tominaga, ESPN Honolulu Web Editor.
The University of Hawaii men’s basketball team concluded their 2021-22 regular season with a big 84-62 win tonight over CSUN at The Matadome in Northridge California. With the victory, the Rainbow Warriors clinched the No. 3 seed in next week’s Big West Conference Tournament in Las Vegas. The will play No. 6-seed UC Riverside on Thursday at 6:30 p.m. Hawaii time.
Junior Madut scored 18 points to lead Hawaii. The 6’6” guard was six for eight from the field, including four to six from three-point range. Forward Kamaka Hepa chipped in 15 points and a team-high seven rebounds. The Hawaii bench, led by Amaro Lado ( points) and Beon Riey (nine), outscored the CSUN reserves, 29-15. After committing 17 turnovers in their previous contest, the Rainbow Warriors gave up the ball just seven times tonight.
ESPN Honolulu will bring you every UH men’s and women’s game of the Big West Tournament, with Bobby Curran calling the action.
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