Women’s Basketball Roll Past Eastern Arizona 86-59

The #11 ranked Cochise College Women’s Basketball team won its fourteenth game in a row over the Eastern Arizona Gila Monsters 86-59. Awa Keita led all scorers with 25 points and 6 rebounds. Jazzy Hughes went 7 for 9 from the field including 3 for 3 from the 3 point line to add 18 points. Jasmine Coleman was also in double figures with 10 points. The Apaches once again outrebounded its opponent by a wide margin, winning the battle of the boards 47-24.

Coach Laura Hughes said, “Awa Keita really stepped up in the first half and willed us to a first-half lead. We came out in the second half with better intensity and urgency and put the game away early on in the third quarter.”

Up Next:

The Apaches take on ACCAC division one rival Arizona Western. Tip-off is set for February 3, Saturday at 5:30 p.m. on the Douglas Campus.