Cochise College women’s basketball gained its 25th win of the season with a 30 point victory over Glendale College, 65-35. The Apaches outscored the Gauchos 23 to 5 in the 2nd quarter to take a 25 point lead into the locker room at halftime. Nikya Orange led the team in scoring with 13 points. Kayla Harris added 10 points and nine rebounds.
The Apaches are ranked 5th in the country in scoring defense, allowing opponents only 53 points per game and have a season record of 25-4. This is the fourth season in a row that the Apaches have 25 or more wins.
Coach Laura Hughes said, “We had two great games this week on the defensive end, holding teams to 21 and 35 points. We take pride in being one of the better teams in the country on the defensive end.”
The Apaches will celebrate Sophomore night Tuesday, February 25, vs. Phoenix College in Douglas, AZ. Tip-off is set for 5:30 p.m.