The Golden Eagles men's basketball team
played in the Eastern Wyoming College Classic Nov. 9-10 in Torrington, Wyo. On Nov. 9, the Eagles beat the Fort Collins All-Stars 89-81.
Julian Chiera – 20 pts
Pat Stephens – 14 pts, 10 reb
Stewart Washington – 10 pts
Ude Ifeanyichukwu – 14 pts, 8 reb, 4 blks
David Rivera – 18 pts
Wes Porter – 16 pts
Oranzie Simmons – 12 pts
On Nov. 10, the Golden Eagles played the Eastern Wyoming All-Stars in a tightly contested game. Deshon Portley nailed a 15-foot jumper with 0.5 seconds to play to lift LCCC to a 71-70 victory. LCCC trailed 37-44 at halftime, but quickly erased the deficit in the second half. The lead changed several times as neither team could build a cushion beyond three points. Portly led LCCC with 27 points including a perfect 9 for 9 from the free-throw line. Julian Chiera added 21 points and Ude Ifeanyichukwu led all rebounders with 11.
The Golden Eagles (4-1) will host the Golden Eagle Classic Nov. 16-17 in the LCCC Gymnasium.
Golden Eagle Classic Sponsored by Sleep Inn
Nov. 16, 5 p.m. Eastern Wyoming College vs. Western Wyoming CC
Nov. 16, 7 p.m. LCCC vs. Garden City CC
Nov. 17, 5 p.m. Eastern Wyoming College vs. Garden City CC
Nov. 17, 7 p.m. LCCC vs. Western Wyoming CC
All the Golden Eagle athletic home games are free. Schedules can be found at lccc.wy.edu/athletics. Get the latest game scores and results at www.twitter.com/lcccsports.