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Roughriders Bounce The Artichokes

February 7th, 2008 » filed under: Men's Basketball News

Four Roughriders in double figures

The Roughrider men’s basketball team snapped a three-game losing streak last night in Scottsdale beating the Artichokes 78-65. YC sweeps the season series with the victory and improves their overall record to 11-12 and 7-8 in ACCAC play.

Keith Wilson led the charge with 22 points including three 3-pointers. Brandon Gentry had an impressive outing with 17 points, 9 rebounds and 3 steals. Javon Jones added 11 points and Mychal Martinez chipped in 10 points and grabbed 6 errant shots.

YC returns to the hardwood on Saturday at Mesa Community College. MCC beat the Roughriders in December at the Storm Center, 93-81. The matinee affair will begin at 4:00 PM with all the action being broadcast on 95.9 KKLD and Zac Calandra providing the play by play.