Monday, February 14, 2011

Hawkins scores 63 to set SBL single-game record

[In picture: Shan Hawkins]

-- KKL import Shawn Hawkins scored 63 points to set the SBL single-game scoring record in a 106-106 overtime loss to Yulon Sunday.

Hawkins shot 20 of 38 from the field, including 12-22 from two-point range and 8 of 16 from three, and made 15 of 18 free-throws to smash the 52-point mark set previously by former Yulon player Chen Hsin-an in 2005.

-- Chen Shih-nian made a go-ahead winner with 1.9 seconds left as Taiwan Beer escaped a furious rally by Pure Youth in the second half for a 76-75 victory.

PY import Rashad Jennings established the SBL single-game rebounding record with 33 in the game.

TB 76-75 PY
TB: D. Creighton 23p, E. Jones 20p+11rb, Wu Tai-hao 12p, Chen Shih-nian 8p
PY: R. Jennings 9p+33rb, James Mao 21p+7rb, Hong Chih-shan 27p

Yulon 116-106(OT) KKL
Yulon: Lu Cheng-ju 21p+11rb, J. Dailey 19p+24rb, Chen Chih-chung 14p+8a, Lin Kuan-lun 22p
KKL: S. Hawkins 63p+11rb, Chang Jung-hsuan 14p

TM 79-64 Dacin
TM: M. Dove 23p+12rb, Su Yi-chieh 16p, Liu Sheng-yao 15p
Dacin: Lin Yi-hui 16p, A. Foyle 14p, Tien Lei 10p

1. Taiwan Beer 15-3
2. Pure Youth 12-6
3. Yulon Luxgen 10-8
4. Dacin Tigers 9-9
5. Taiwan Mobile 6-11
6. Bank of Taiwan 5-11
7. Kinmen Kaoliang Liquor 4-13

R. Jennings (L) and Wu Tai-hao

Lin Kwan-lun of Yulon

Marcus Dove

Su Yi-chieh

(Photos: ESPN Taiwan)