Aztecs men's basketball beats Glendale CC to close regular season

Photo by Stephanie Van Latum
Photo by Stephanie Van Latum

The Pima Community College men's basketball team (24-6, 17-5 in ACCAC) closed out the regular season on a winning note on Tuesday at Glendale Community College (16-13, 10-12).

  • The No. 9 ranked Aztecs defeated the Gauchos 97-89 winning nine of their final 10 games.
  • No stats were available.
  • This was the second-best conference record in program history for the Aztecs. They finished 18-4 in ACCAC conference play last season.

The Aztecs will be the No. 1 seed for the NJCAA Region I, Division II Tournament. They will host No. 4 Glendale Community College in the semifinals on Wednesday, Mar. 6 at the West Campus Aztec Gymnasium. Tipoff is set for 7:30 p.m.

This is the first time in Pima basketball history that both the men's and women's teams will be the No. 1 seed heading into the NJCAA Region I, Division II Tournament.