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Basketball Tips Off This Weekend

November 5th, 2008 » filed under: Men's Basketball News

The Roughrider basketball team opens their 2008-09 season this weekend playing host to the Bill Fain Tip-Off Classic. Participating in the round-robin affair will be Tierra del Sol, AZ; Odessa College, TX; and Glendale Community College, AZ.

Last season, Yavapai finished the year with a 12-18 overall record and 8-14 in the ACCAC standings. Head Coach Howard Brown begins his fifth season at the helm of the Roughriders and welcomes eleven new faces to this year’s squad to go along with five returners. The first ACCAC game will be played at the Storm Center on Wednesday, November 19th against Arizona Western College.

Friday, November 7, 2008

  • 5:00 PM – Glendale Community College vs. Odessa College
  • 7:00 PM – Yavapai College vs. Tierra del Sol

Saturday, November 8, 2008

  • 2:00 PM – Tierra del Sol vs. Glendale Community College
  • 4:00 PM – Odessa College vs. Yavapai College