Pima Can't Put Away Cochise - Tucson News Now

Pima Can't Put Away Cochise

  • Most ReadMost ReadMore>>

  • Thousands troll Cracker Barrel after IN woman's termination

    Thousands troll Cracker Barrel after IN woman's termination

    Friday, March 24 2017 6:16 AM EDT2017-03-24 10:16:02 GMT
    So far, Cracker Barrel has not responded to requests for comment. (Source: Eli Christman on flickr.com)So far, Cracker Barrel has not responded to requests for comment. (Source: Eli Christman on flickr.com)

    Why did Cracker Barrel fire Brad's wife? It's really no one's business, other than Brad's and his wife's, but that hasn't stopped people around the world from demanding answers after a Harrison County, IN, man publicly asked the restaurant chain why his wife Nanette was let go from her job at the Cracker Barrel in Corydon.

    Why did Cracker Barrel fire Brad's wife? It's really no one's business, other than Brad's and his wife's, but that hasn't stopped people around the world from demanding answers after a Harrison County, IN, man publicly asked the restaurant chain why his wife Nanette was let go from her job at the Cracker Barrel in Corydon.

  • UPDATE: Shooting suspect, victim identified; police confirm connection to previous homicide

    UPDATE: Shooting suspect, victim identified; police confirm connection to previous homicide

    Thursday, March 23 2017 5:45 PM EDT2017-03-23 21:45:25 GMT

    For the second time in just over a month, a man is dead following an argument at a east side apartment complex and authorities said the shootings are connected.

    For the second time in just over a month, a man is dead following an argument at a east side apartment complex and authorities said the shootings are connected.

  • BREAKING

    Police: Woman wanted in assault of cab driver

    Police: Woman wanted in assault of cab driver

    Thursday, March 23 2017 8:07 PM EDT2017-03-24 00:07:04 GMT
    Alexis Balbastro. (Source: Tucson Police Department)Alexis Balbastro. (Source: Tucson Police Department)

    Authorities are looking for a woman accused of assaulting a cab driver in Tucson.

    Authorities are looking for a woman accused of assaulting a cab driver in Tucson.

TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) - Tucson, AZ – The Pima Community College women's basketball team (13-12, 10-7 in ACCAC) could not hold its lead in the end on Saturday at the West Campus.

The Aztecs lost the game in overtime 72-71 against Cochise College. They were swept in the regular season series against Cochise as they lost 74-47 in December.

In the extra period, the teams traded baskets and the leads. With the Aztecs up 71-69, Cochise hit a three-pointer with 2.1 seconds left. A last second half court shot was Samirah Miller (Basha HS) fell off the mark.

The Aztecs built an early lead and their defense held Cochise to just 22 percent (6 for 27) shooting in the first half as the Aztecs led 30-18 at the break. Cochise slowly chipped away at Pima's lead in the second half and took their first lead of the game at 54-52 with a little over four minutes left. The Aztecs came back and retook a 61-59 lead with 2:33 remaining. After a pair of free throws from Gabby Banales (Cienega HS), the Aztecs led 63-61 with 1:14 left. Cochise forced the overtime with the game tied at 63-63.

Melody McLaughlin (Mountain View HS) finished with a double-double of 26 points and 10 rebounds. Kristin Baldwin (Thatcher HS) also had a double-double of 10 points and 15 rebounds. She also had four blocks. Banales and Shalise Fernander (Flowing Wells HS) each contributed with 11 points.

The Aztecs will be back at the West Campus on Wednesday when they host rival Mesa Community College at 5:30 p.m.

Copyright 2015. Pima Athletics. All rights reserved.

Powered by Frankly