Women's Basketball | 12/30/2021

Matadors open Bruce Fleck Classic with 75-55 win over Spartans

Team Score
Arizona Western College 55
Colorado Northwestern Community College 75

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TUCSON, AZ – The Arizona Western (12-1) Lady Matadors opened the Bruce Fleck Classic with a 75-55 win over Colorado Northwestern (6-9) on Thursday afternoon at Pima Community College.

The Matadors had three players score in double-figures, led by Alliance Ndiba who led all scorers with 18 points while grabbing 10 rebounds.

Colorado Northwestern opened the game with a three-pointer before the Matadors closed the first quarter on a 24-5 run. The Lady Matadors produced another 20-point quarter in the second, outscoring the Spartans by one, 20-19.

Christeina Bryan finished one rebound shy of a double-double, scoring 14 points and bringing down nine boards in the win.

Taresa Da Silva scored 11 points while leading the team with three made three-pointers and Buse Utku chipped in with nine points.

The Matadors outscored the Spartans 17-9 in the third quarter, outscoring Colorado Northwestern in all but the fourth quarter on their way to their eighth consecutive win, the Matadors' longest winning streak since a nine-game winning streak in 2013.

The Matadors will continue play in the Bruce Fleck classic Friday afternoon, playing Snow College at 3:00 pm.

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