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Roughriders Subdue Southwest Academy

November 15th, 2008 » filed under: Men's Basketball News

The Roughrider men’s basketball team shot 48% from the field tonight to get their third victory of the year 79-70 over Southwest Academy in the final game of the Mid-November Madness Classic at the Storm Center.

Freshman Adam Arciniega had a monster night scoring 24 points and grabbing 8 caroms. For the second consecutive night, Mychal Martinez scored in double figures with 15 points and 5 rebounds. Point guard Matt Coakley ran the show with 14 points, 7 assists and 4 rebounds. Daniel Duran added 13 points and grabbed 5 rebounds.

YC will entertain Arizona Western College (3-0) in the conference opener on Wednesday, November 19th. AWC beat the Roughriders in two meetings a year ago, 86-50 and 87-74. The game will begin at 7:30 PM in the Storm Center on the campus of Yavapai College in Prescott.