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Men’s Basketball Misses Upset

November 5th, 2009 » filed under: Men's Basketball News, Top Story

The Roughrider men’s basketball team gave a scare to the #3 ranked Midland College Chaparralls Thursday night in the Odessa College Tournament in Odessa, TX. With one minute remaining in the game, Yavapai was down by 2 points only to fall 72-66 in the waning moments of the contest The game provided 25 lead changes and 12 ties.

Ali Sabra led the Roughriders in scoring with 22 points. The Las Vegas native also had 4 rebounds and 4 assists. Colin Borchert added 13 points with 2 rebounds and 3 blocks.

Yavapai plays West Texas College Friday afternoon and concludes the Texas road trip playing the host team on Saturday evening.