ANNANDALE – Potomac State held off a late Northern Virginia Community College rally to defeat the Nighthawks 75-68 in Region 20 action Monday evening at the Ernst Center Gym.
Sophomore Tariq Felder and freshman Jordan Jones each connected for 17 points to lead NOVA. Felder had 11 points at intermission. Wesley Hardaway added 11 points as the Nighthawks third double figure scorer.
NOVA trailed 36-26 at the half, but stormed back to pull within one point with under 2:00 to play.
The Nighthawks returns to action on Thursday night when they host Washington Academy at 7pm.