LAHAINA, Hawaii (AP) - Sophomore guard Senario Hillman set his
career high for a second straight game, scoring 22 points in
Alabama's 78-56 victory over Chaminade on Tuesday in the
consolation round of the EA Sports Maui Invitational.
Hillman had 16 points in the Crimson Tide's 92-69 opening-round
loss to Oregon. He was 10-of-14 from the field on Tuesday.
Alabama (2-2) broke the game open with a 23-2 run in the first
half that gave it a 37-16 lead. Alonzo Gee had half of his 12
points in the run during which eight players scored for the Crimson
Chaminade (0-2) went 0-for-14 from the field and committed seven
turnovers in the run that lasted 12 minutes.
Darrell Birton hit four 3-pointers and had 16 points for the
Silverswords, who lost 115-70 to No. 1 North Carolina in the
Chaminade, a Division II school, fell to 5-67 in the tournament
it has hosted since 1984.