GILLETT — The Oneida Nation Thunderhawks remained undefeated while handing Gillett its first loss of the season with a 45-28 decision in M&O Conference boys basketball action Monday night.

Oneida Nation moved to 3-0 on the season, 2-0 in M&O play, while Gillett fell to 3-1 overall and 2-1 in conference play.

The Thunderhawks’ defense held the Tigers shy of 20 points in each half. Oneida Nation led 25-13 at halftime on its way to the 45-28 final score.

Jose Sancez hit four three’s in the contest and led all scorers with 12 points while Javon Webster finished with 10 points. Evan Danforth and Justin Hill each added eight points to the Thunderhawks’ effort.

Gillett was led by Cole Long’s 11 points, while Logan Block added eight points.

Both teams return to action on Thursday when Gillett travels to Wausaukee and Oneida Nation plays host to Crivitz.