THIS WEEK IN NOVA ATHLETICS: Feb. 3 – Feb. 10

THIS WEEK IN NOVA ATHLETICS: Feb. 3 – Feb. 10

ANNANDALE – The Northern Virginia Community College men's and women's basketball teams are home Monday before hitting the road for contests at Garrett and Anne Arundel. The esports teams are also in action Tuesday and Saturday.  

Monday, February 4
5 p.m. – Women's Basketball versus Montgomery (Facebook.com/NOVANighthawks)
7 p.m. – Men's Basketball versus Montgomery (Facebook.com/NOVANighthawks)

Tuesday, February 5
3:30 p.m. – Esports versus Lackawanna (Overwatch)

Saturday, February 9
1 p.m. – Women's Basketball at Anne Arundel
3 p.m. – Men's Basketball at Anne Arundel
4 p.m. – Esports versus TBA (League of Legends)

Men's Basketball
NOVA is the winners of four straight, and it put the streak up against Montgomery Monday evening inside Ernst Gymnasium. The Nighthawks and Raptors are tied for fourth in NJCAA Region 20 Division II standings, and just a half-game ahead of Cecil and Frederick.

Andre McFadden, who has played in 13 games for the Nighthawks is the 19th leading scorer in Region 20, while Terrell Walker is tied for eighth in rebounds per game

Women's Basketball
Currently sitting in seventh at 2-3, NOVA plays a pair of pivotal Division II games this week against Montgomery. The Nighthawks two victories in D-II have come against Howard and Allegany.

Among the top scorers in Division II this season Mia Buchanon is the only student-athlete to score over 40 points in a game this season. She eclipsed the mark back on Dec. 4 at Prince George's where she put in 42.   

--#GoNighthawks--