Rembert catches two touchdowns but Aztecs football falls to No. 11 Snow College

Freshman wide receiver Larry Rembert caught two touchdown passes but the Aztecs fell to No. 11 Snow College 37-21. Pima is now 2-5 overall and 0-4 in WSFL play. Photo by Rene Escobar/AztecPress
Freshman wide receiver Larry Rembert caught two touchdown passes but the Aztecs fell to No. 11 Snow College 37-21. Pima is now 2-5 overall and 0-4 in WSFL play. Photo by Rene Escobar/AztecPress

The Pima Community College football team (2-5, 0-4 in WSFL) stayed with No. 11 ranked Snow College for a half but things unraveled in the third quarter.

The Aztecs surrendered 23 unanswered points; which included being outscored 20-0 in the third quarter in their 37-21 loss to the Badgers (6-1, 4-1) on Saturday at Kino North Stadium.

Freshman wide receiver Larry Rembert had two touchdown receptions on the day. He put the Aztecs up 7-0 in the first quarter when he caught a 15-yard pass from freshman Jordan Mariteragi. His second score came on an 85-yard touchdown reception from freshman K.C. Moore in the fourth quarter.

Down 14-7, the Aztecs tied the game with 7:56 left in the half when freshman Jayden Hall (Copper Canyon HS) scored on a 54-yard touchdown run. Sophomore Garius Thompson had an interception to set up the score for the Aztecs. The Badgers kicked a field goal with 36 seconds left to put the Aztecs behind 17-14 at halftime.

The Badgers forced four Pima turnovers for the game.

The Aztecs will be on the road next Saturday, Oct. 21 at Arizona western College in Yuma. Kickoff is set for 7:00 p.m.

SC     7     10     20     0     37
PCC  7      7       0      7     21