Buchanon scores game-high 18

Buchanon scores game-high 18

BALTIMORE -- Mia Buchanon had her fifth double-double of the season, as the newcomer scored a career-high 18 points and pulled down 15 rebounds in Friday's 79-43 loss to Monroe in the Charm City Classic.

The Nighthawks fall to 1-6 and are back in action Saturday at 3 p.m. against Harcum in the second day of the Charm City Classic.

NOVA went toe-to-toe with the Mustangs in the opening quarter, as the Nighthawks shot 3-of-7 from outside. Buchanon nailed two of the three shots from outside for NOVA, as she tailed eight points in the games first 10 minutes.

However, during the final three quarters, Monroe outscored NOVA 58-28, as the Nighthawks were just 10-for-44 from the floor.