Bruins Maul Roughriders
The Roughrider men’s basketball team squandered a 7-point lead in the first half to begin the season with a 104-89 loss in Utah against Salt Lake City Community College Friday night. YC falls to 0-1 and SLCC improves to 2-0.
The Bruins led at halftime 58-41 but with three minutes remaining, YC cut the lead to 7. However, Yavapai was forced to put SLCC on the line and the opponent hit free throws to seal the victory.
Dionte Goodlett led the Riders with 27 points. Dominique Brooks added 15 points, 4 rebounds and 5 assists. Dominique Carr had 10 points and 7 rebounds and Jon Hawkins chipped in 10 points and 5 assists.
YC plays the host team Snow College tomorrow, Saturday, November 6th with tip-off slated for 6:30 PM.