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Men’s Basketball Gores #22 Matadors

January 24th, 2010 » filed under: Men's Basketball News, Top Story

Not much has gone right for the Roughrider men’s basketball team this season, but Saturday night all things fell into place. YC beat the #22 ranked team in the nation, Arizona Western College, 89-80 to improve to 3-17 overall and 3-8 in conference play. The Matadors fall to 15-4 overall and 8-3 in the ACCAC.

YC had a monster game from Breen Weeks with 24 points and 4 assists. Colin Borchert had 17 points and 6 rebounds. DJ Barmore and Danny Duran each added 11 points and Dionte Goodlett and Ron Barnes chipped in 10. Jaron Kirk only had 3 points but had 5 rebounds and 11 assists.

For their next game, the Roughriders will be at Phoenix College (11-9, 4-8) on Wednesday, January 27th. In November, the Bears beat the Riders, 83-75. The game will tip-off at 7:30 PM.