Tony Njia

Tony Njia scored nine of his 16 points in the second quarter. (Isaiah Valenzuela photo)

Hercy Miller tossed in 22 points on Friday night as Oaks Christian spoiled San Marcos’ boys basketball home opener with a 62-60 victory at the Thunderhut.

“We led most of the game but they made a strong push late led by #15 [Miller] and #22 [Malik Moore],” said Royals coach Jelani Hicks.

Senior guard Tony Njia led the Royals (0-2) with 16 points and Will Pace added 11.

Moore scored 13 for the Lions (1-1) with most of those coming in the final quarter.

San Marcos will travel to Santa Ana to face Division 1 powerhouse Mater Dei on Saturday at 6 p.m.