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Basketball Falls To The Apaches

January 8th, 2009 » filed under: Men's Basketball News

The Roughrider men’s basketball played the best game of their season only to come up short to the Apaches from Cochise College (13-2, 7-0) Wednesday night, 107-99. Yavapai falls to 5-11 overall and 1-6 in ACCAC action.

Adam Arciniega led the Roughriders in scoring tallying 34 points and grabbing 7 caroms. Jordan Daisy tossed in 26 points and 4 rebounds and Matt Coakley added 20 points, 2 rebounds and 7 assists.

YC travels to Thatcher, Arizona on Saturday for a 7:30 PM tip-off against the Gila Monsters from Eastern Arizona College (7-8, 2-5). In two meetings last season, YC won at home 100-95 and lost at EAC 89-76.