MONTGOMERY, Ala. – The Huntingdon men's basketball team rallied from an 18-point deficit in the second half but couldn't complete the comeback in a 71-67 loss to Covenant.
Trailing 50-32 in the first four minutes of the second half, the Hawks (3-21, 2-11 USA South) used a 23-9 run to pull within four points with 6:11 to play in the game. Covenant (9-15, 7-6 USA South) pulled back ahead by seven points before Huntingdon made one final push.
Senior Jerome Davis sank a 3-pointer with 10 seconds left to cut Covenant's lead to 69-67. But the Scots hit two free throws to close out the game.
Huntingdon closes out the season at home with Senior Day on Saturday against Maryville. Tipoff is set for 2 p.m.