In a tightly contested battle, Urban ASAK lose to Team Harden on Saturday, 56-53.
ASAK looked sharp out of the gate, with Jamal Shead scoring the first three buckets and dishing out an assist to put the team up 9-0 early. Team Harden struck back and took a 35-29 lead by the end of the first half. Urban ASAK closed the gap once again and came within a bucket of sending the game into overtime but ultimately fell short.
Darius McBride led the team in scoring with 13 points (three 3-pointers) and Dillon Gooding added 10. Urban ASAK newcomer Jelen Hanspard had a well-rounded game with nine points, five rebounds, two assists and one steal.