Huntsville, Al- Oakwood University Ambassadors defeated The Hiwassee Tigers Thursday night 82-75. Lead by Myron Johnson who finished with 20 points, the Ambassadors played tight defense forcing the Tigers into 14 turnovers. Senior forward Brandon Daniel chipped in with 16 points. The Tigers put up a fight in the first half but the Ambassadors defense clamped down as the offense hit timely shots.
The Hiwassee Tigers played strong inside lead by forwards Demetrius Kitchens who finished with 19 points and Tevin Henry with 12 points.
The Ambassadors shot a conservative 3-5 behind the arc.Up next the Oakwood Ambassadors will play Selma Universityat home on February13th.