Bears' Men's Basketball Recap vs. Pima 2-18-17

ACCAC MEN’S BASKETBALL-Final

(at “The Bears’ Den”-PC Campus-Phoenix, AZ)

                                                                  1         2      Final

(20) Pima                                                   32       35       67

(11) Phoenix                                               32       40       72

High Scorers:

PHX:               Rashaad Goolsby 20, Quinton Johnson 12, Avonte Nelms 10

PIMA:             Emilio Acedo 20, Deion James 14, Damon Dubots 11

Records:

PHX:               22-5 Overall, 15-4 ACCAC

PIMA:             18-9 Overall, 12-7 ACCAC

Coach’s Quote:

Matt Gordon:  “A tremendous defensive effort by the Bears gave us a hard-fought win over a good team.”

PHX’s Next Game: 

Men:                    at Glendale Wednesday 7:30PM (Glendale)

Women:             at Glendale Wednesday 5:30PM (Glendale)

Game Notes:

-BEARS CLINCH TOP SEED & HOMECOURT ADVANTAGE IN REGION I DIVISION II PLAYOFFS

-PIMA’s lowest scoring output of season (previous low:  76 points vs. Scottsdale 2/11/17)

-12 ties, 17 lead changes (last one at 58-57 with 5:17 left in game)

-Largest leads:  PHX 6 (68-62), PIMA 6 (52-46)

-PHX outscored PIMA during last 3 minutes of game, 10-5

-Rebounds:  PHX 41 (Reilly Goulet 12, Goolsby 10), PIMA 34 (James 11)

-Assists:  PHX 24 (Johnathan Matthews 7), PIMA 15 (James 5)

-3-ptrs:  PHX 7-for-33 (Nelms/Reilly Goulet 2), PIMA 6-for-15 (Acedo 3)

-FG Shooting:  PHX 38% (29-for-76), PIMA 46% (26-for-56)

-FT Shooting:  PHX 7-for-11, PIMA 9-for-14 (Acedo 5-for-5)

About Phoenix College

Phoenix College is one of the 10 colleges in the Maricopa County Community College District, one of the largest community college districts in the nation. Phoenix College offers academic courses leading to associate degrees, university transfer, certificates and short-term job training to more than 11,000 students annually.