Aztecs Men's Basketball drops game to Central Arizona College

Freshman Traivar Jackson finished with 19 points and eight rebounds but the Aztecs men's basketball team fell to Central Arizona College 75-72 on Saturday at the West Campus Aztec Gymnasium. The Aztecs are 5-2 overall and 0-2 in ACCAC conference play. Photo by Stephanie van Latum
Freshman Traivar Jackson finished with 19 points and eight rebounds but the Aztecs men's basketball team fell to Central Arizona College 75-72 on Saturday at the West Campus Aztec Gymnasium. The Aztecs are 5-2 overall and 0-2 in ACCAC conference play. Photo by Stephanie van Latum

The Pima Community College men's basketball team (5-2, 0-2 in ACCAC) fell in Saturday's game against Central Arizona College (6-0, 2-0).

  • The Aztecs lost 75-72 to the Vaqueros. Pima trailed 40-34 at halftime but outscored Central Arizona 38-35 in the second half.
  • Freshman Traivar Jackson finished with a team-high 19 points to go along with eight rebounds. Sophomore Daniel Moody (Walden Grove HS) posted a double-double of 14 points and 16 rebounds while freshman Itury Kitt (Eastpointe HS) finished with 14 points and five rebounds.
  • The Aztecs will hit the road for the next three games. They will play at Phoenix College on Tuesday 7:30 p.m.

CAC   40   35   75
PCC   34   38   72