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Roughriders Miss Upset

January 16th, 2010 » filed under: Men's Basketball News

The Roughrider men’s basketball team missed a shot at the buzzer for a chance at an upset of the second place Mesa Community College Thunderbirds Saturday evening in Mesa losing 61-59. YC falls to 2-16 overall and 2-8 in ACCAC action. Mesa improves to 12-5 and 8-2 in conference play.

As a team, Yavapai shot 44% from the field and 30% from behind the three-point line and outrebounded the opponent 33-29. Colin Borchert led the team with 22 points and Breen Weeks chipped in 11.

Yavapai returns to the hardwood on Wednesday, January 20th at Central Arizona College. The game will tip-off at 7:30 PM.