HAWKS SHAKE OFF HOLIDAY RUST TO WIN OPENER 90-84 VS GBC

ETOBICOKE, ON: The Humber Hawks men's basketball team got off to a good start on Friday morning, as they knocked off George Brown 90-84 to open up the Annual East/West Basketball Series.

Humber will return to the floor at the Humber Athletic Centre later tonight, with a match-up against the Seneca Sing. The tip is set for 8:00 pm.

After falling behind by as many as 10 points in the opening quarter, the Hawks stormed back and only trailed by one at the half. The most dominant quarter of the game was the third, as Humber roared out to a lead by winning the frame 27-18. Hot shooting from Fowzi Mohamoud and Kenny Ejim down the stretch secured the win.

Ejim led all scorers with 34 points. CJ Bennett and Byron Trench hit for double digits, checking in with 15 and 10 points, respectively.