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Riders Win In Overtime

December 8th, 2010 » filed under: Men's Basketball News, Top Story

The Roughrider men’s basketball team needed overtime to get their third conference victory of the season over Pima Community College, 103-95. Yavapai improves to 5-5 overall and 3-2 in ACCAC action.

YC found themselves down 6 with a minute to go only to tie the game in regulation and send it into an extra period. The Roughriders was perfect from the free throw line in their final 21 attempts to help seal the victory.

Seven Roughrider players were in double figures led by Dionte Goodlett with 21 points. Dominique Brooks had 19 points. Jarrett Green added 13 points and Jon Hawkins and JuWan Buchanon each had 12 points. Jordan Weir had 11 points and Dominique Carr chipped in 10.

YC returns to the hardwood on Saturday, December 11th at Glendale Community College. The game will begin at 4:00 PM.