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Men’s Basketball Falls

February 24th, 2009 » filed under: Men's Basketball News

The Roughrider basketball team fell to Mesa Community College Tuesday evening in the Storm Center 74-49 to fall to 7-22 and 4-17 in conference action.

The lid was on the basket for YC as they shot a dismal 35% from the field and 16% from beyond the three-point line. Matt Coakley and Daniel Duran led the Roughriders in scoring with 10 points a piece. Coakley added five assists and two steals. Duran had three rebounds and three blocks.

The Roughrider will finish the 2008-09 season with a road conference game at Central Arizona College on Friday, February 27th. The Vaqueros beat YC in their first meeting 90-77. Tip-off will be at 7:30 PM.