Matador Headlines

  • 20 Jan

    Outgunned

    TUCSON, Ariz. – The Arizona Western College men’s basketball team started slowly at Pima Community College on Saturday night, and they dug themselves a hole they couldn’t climb out of. The Mats (12-7 overall, 7-4 Arizona Community College Athletic Conference) lost 112-102 as eighth-ranked Pima (17-2 overall, 9-2 ACCAC) led for almost the entire game.

  • 20 Jan

    Tale of Two Halves

    TUCSON, Ariz. – In the first half, the Arizona Western College women’s basketball team looked like world-beaters against third-ranked Pima Community College. In the second half, the Lady Mats (13-6 overall, 8-3 Arizona Community College Athletic Conference) were flat, and Pima 15-4 overall, 9-2 ACCAC) ran away with an 89-74 win after erasing a nine-point AWC lead.

  • 17 Jan

    Grinder

    YUMA, Ariz. – After three double digit wins, the Arizona Western College men’s basketball team found itself in a tight, contested contest on Wednesday night in Yuma. The Mats (12-6 overall, 7-3 Arizona Community College Athletic Conference) managed to grind out an 89-82 win over Chandler-Gilbert Community College (12-6 overall, 5-5 ACCAC).

  • 17 Jan

    Everyone Involved

    YUMA, Ariz. – Everyone who played on Wednesday night scored for the Arizona Western College women’s basketball team. The Lady Mats (13-5 overall, 8-2 Arizona Community College Athletic Conference) steamrolled Chandler-Gilbert Community College (2-16 overall, 0-10 ACCAC) 87-50 as all 11 players scored for AWC.

  • 17 Jan
    Keisean Nixon makes a play for the Matadors

    Bowl Bound

    YUMA, Ariz. – During NCAA bowl season, former Arizona Western College football players were all over the country! A whopping 18 Matadors were at schools that played in bowl games. Here is the full list of who they are and where they played.

    Former lineman Erick Wren, now a center at Oklahoma, started in the Rose Bowl against Georgia. Oklahoma ultimately lost a thriller in double overtime, 54-48 in Pasadena, Calif.

  • 13 Jan

    Post Presence

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – Gloria Mulumba and Destiny Gonzalez powered the Arizona Western College women’s basketball team on Saturday. AWC (12-5 overall, 7-2 Arizona Community College Athletic Conference) took out Scottsdale Community College (3-14 overall, 0-9 ACCAC) 79-60 behind their combined 37 points. The two closed out the game with 14 of AWC’s 16 points in the fourth quarter to take out any hope from Scottsdale.

  • 13 Jan

    Fill It Up

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – Daryl Adams was firing on all cylinders on Saturday night for the Arizona Western College men’s basketball team. The sophomore guard led the Mats (11-6 overall, 6-3 Arizona Community College Athletic Conference) with 34 points in a 102-83 win over Scottsdale Community College (8-9 overall, 3-6 ACCAC). Adams set a career high and was one of five players in double figures.

  • 10 Jan

    Light It Up

    YUMA, Ariz. – Wednesday night, Dajuan Beard was in the zone for the Arizona Western College men’s basketball team. Beard piled up a whopping 32 points while making eight of nine three’s, and the Matadors (10-6 overall, 5-3 ACCAC) dropped Glendale Community College (6-9 overall, 1-7 ACCAC) 115-81. Five players finished with double figures as the Mats shot 54% from the floor.

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