From the moment of tip-off Team Hardwork would hit the ground running, Bombarding Empire State with 3pt shot after 3pt shot on the offensive end. On the defensive side Hardwork would force 19 turnovers from Empire, pressuring from all areas of the court. Empire’s in ability to guard the perimeter would allow Team Hardwork to shoot over 50% from the field and 47% from 3pt (16/34). Hardwork’s KJ Gaskins III a outstanding night as he surgically dismantled Empires Back Court with the Stat Line of (14 points, 9 assist,3 steals). Darnell Chavis (25 points) And John Greenfield (25 points, 4 assist) both had their way offensively on a efficient shooting night. Also Red Hot from the field was Duane Rhoden (18 points (5/10 3pt). Empire would go down by as much as 20 points before rallying to lose by 6 (90-84). For Empire State Nate Young led all scorers with 28 Points on an abysmal 10/25 from the field. Jeff Noel (10 points) and Dave Edwards (10 points, 7 rebounds)Would be the only other players in double digits.