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Men’s Basketball Falls

January 5th, 2010 » filed under: Men's Basketball News, Top Story

Tuesday afternoon, the Roughrider men’s basketball team fell to Frank Phillips College (14-2) 64-58 in the final game of the Wells Fargo Classic in Yuma. Yavapai falls to 2-12 overall.

YC was down 35-29 at halftime but 28 turnovers and 39% shooting doomed the Roughriders after intermission. Colin Borchert led the team with 17 points and 10 rebounds and Breen Weeks contributed 15 points.

Yavapai returns to league action on Wednesday, January 6th at #14 ranked Cochise College (12-2).
YC lost to the Apaches in two meetings last season, 107-99 and 82-58. The game will begin at 7:30 PM and can be heard on 95.9 KKLD.