Skyhawks Fall Short To Capital City After All-Star Break

The College Park Skyhawks fell 132-106 to the Capital City Go-Go in their first game since returning from the All-Star break.


Cat Barber led the Skyhawks with 29  points and 6 assists after missing the previous four games due to a sprained left ankle.


Justin Tillman and Ibi Watson both scored in double digits. Tillman scored  24 points and 11 boards, recording his 15th double-double of the season. Watson added 22 points, a new career-high, and 7 rebounds.


College Park trailed by three points at halftime. “Our defense will lead to offense, we just have to keep them out of transition,” said Watson at halftime.


The Skyhawks got a four-point swing with 1.1 seconds remaining in the third quarter. However, Capital City gained momentum and controlled the tempo of the final quarter.


The Skyhawks host Delaware Blue Coats at the Gateway Center Arena at College Park at 6:30 p.m. on Saturday.