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Aztecs Sweep Basketball

February 20th, 2010 » filed under: Men's Basketball News, Top Story, Women's Basketball News

The Pima Community College basketball teams took two from the Roughrider basketball teams Saturday afternoon in Tucson.The women lost 76-52 and the men fell 110-97. The lady hoopsters fall to 17-10 overall and 15-5 in the ACCAC standings and the men are 4-24 overall and 4-16 in the conference

The women never got their footing as the Aztecs took a 43-20 lead into halftime. Julianne Forte` and Kira DeMorales led the Riders with 11 points a piece. Pima hit 9 three-pointers on the day and outrebounded YC 40-31. The men’s squad fell into the same trap falling behind at halftime 56-38. Pima hit 16 three-pointers and outrebounded the Riders 35-25. DJ Barmore led the team with 21 points. Colin Borchert added 19, Jaron Kirk chipped in 18, Danny Duran had 16, Dionte Goodlet had 11 and Breen Weeks dropped 10.

Yavapai plays host to Mesa Community College on Tuesday, February 23rd with a tip-off time of 5:30 PM for the ladies and 7:30 PM for the men.