Arinze Onuaku recorded the 21st double-double of his career with 21 points and 11 rebounds, but it wasn’t enough for the Canton Charge, who lost their first game of the season, 121-112, to the host Delaware 87ers on Sunday.
Onuaka, a 6-foot-9 forward/center, connected on eight of 14 shots.
Former Cavaliers forward Kevin Jones notched 15 points for the Charge (5-1), and swingman Carrick Felix and center Henry Sims tacked on 14 and 13, respectively. Felix and Sims are on assignment from the Cavs.
The Sevens (4-2) received a game-high 23 points from Thanasis Antetokounmpo. Point guard Kendall Marshall, a former NBA lottery pick, added 19 points, seven rebounds and five assists.
Canton returns to action Wednesday at home vs. the Tulsa 66ers. Tip-off is schedule for 7 p.m.