Roughriders Eat The Artichokes
Snaps 4-game losing skid
The Yavapai College men’s basketball team broke a 4-game losing streak at the hands of Scottsdale Community College on Saturday night, 89-69. With the victory, YC gets in the win column for ACCAC games at 1-3 and 5-4 overall.
Hot shooting was the key to tonight’s triumph as the Roughriders hit 56% from the field and 36% from behind the three-point arc. Louis Barraza led the scoring blitz with 24 points, 3 rebounds and 4 assists. Keith Wilson added 22 points 7 rebounds and 8 assists. Mychal Martinez had 11 points and 7 rebounds and Jon Black chipped in 10 points, 7 rebounds and 2 blocked shots.
The Roughriders return to the home court on Wednesday the 12th against Mesa Community College. Yavapai split with MCC last season, 83-65 and 80-86. The contest will begin at 7:30 PM in the Storm Center on the campus of Yavapai College in Prescott. All the action can be heard on 95.9 FM KKLD.