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Matadors Pick Up California Road Win

Men's Basketball | 02/26/2021

REDLANDS, Calif--- Behind 46 points from Marquis Hargrove and Evan Butts, the Arizona Western Matadors (8-2 overall) dispatched the Community Christian Saints Friday night in an NJCAA Region I game in California.

Hargrove couldn't miss off the bench nailing 3-4 three's and 9-14 overall to pace the Matadors while Butts nailed six triples on the night.

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MBB: #18 Mats Comeback Bid Falls Short

Men's Basketball | 02/20/2021

DOUGLAS, Ariz. – Down by 13 at the half and 21 midway through the second period proved too much for #18 Arizona Western (7-2 overall, 6-2 ACCAC) to overcome in Saturday’s 82-72 road loss to the Cochise Apaches (3-2 overall, 3-1 ACCAC).

The Apaches jumped on Arizona Western from the start, smothering the Matador shooters and the glass en route to a 42-29 lead at the break.

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MBB: Hargrove, Butts Power #18 Matadors Past Central

Men's Basketball | 02/16/2021


YUMA, Ariz---A hot start and consistent shooting, including double-digit performances from Evan Butts and Marquis Hargrove, staked the #18 Arizona Western Matadors (7-1 overall, 6-1 ACCAC) to a lead they would not relinquish in a 75-63 victory over the Central Arizona Vaqueros (0-4 overall, 0-3 ACCAC) Tuesday night at The House.

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MBB: Dunlop's Double: Double-Double

Men's Basketball | 02/13/2021


YUMA, ARIZ---A quick start and a consistent big man, supported by a deep bench, powered the 24th ranked Arizona Western Matadors (6-1 overall, 5-1 ACCAC) to the series victory over the Eastern Arizona Gila Monsters (1-3 overall, 1-3 ACCAC) Saturday afternoon with a 73-59 win at The House in Yuma.

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MBB: Mats Flex Depth in 86-60 win over EAC

Men's Basketball | 02/12/2021


YUMA, Ariz---While the starters played effectively early, the #24 Arizona Western Matadors (5-1 overall, 4-1 ACCAC) rode their depth and outside shooting to an 86-60 win over Eastern Arizona Friday night at The House.

Najeeb Muhammad guided Arizona Western to an early lead knocking down a free-throw, a pair of free-throws, and a pair of field goals.

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