AC News Service
Angelina College basketball teams suffered a tough night against Blinn College in Brenham, with the Lady Roadrunners falling 63-57 to the Lady Bucs and the Roadrunners dropping a 104-66 decision to the Buccaneers.
The two teams are at home on Saturday, with the Lady Roadrunners hosting Paris College and the Roadrunners taking on Lamar State-Port Arthur. Game times are 4 and 6 p.m.
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Blinn 63, Lady Roadrunners 57
AC's Lady Roadrunners built an early lead and held onto it for all but 10 minutes of Wednesday's game with Blinn.
Those 10 minutes were enough for the Lady Bucs to
Denise White's bucket with 9:39 to play gave Blinn its first lead since the opening minutes, and the Lady Bucs put together a 15-2 run to take a 63-57 win over the Lady ‘Runners.
Blinn's Shaniqua Dogins led Blinn with 21 points. Christie Mooney added 15 and Miki Turner 14 to push the Lady Bucs' record to 19-7, 8-7 on the season.
Diamond Webb led all scorers with 27 points, hitting six three pointers on the night. Nia Bradford added 10 for AC, now 12-15, 8-9 for the year.
The Lady Roadrunners will host Paris College Saturday at 4 p.m.
Blinn 104, Roadrunners 66
Blinn's Buccaneers put on an offensive display on Wednesday night, hitting nearly 70 percent from the field until the final moments of a 104-66 win over Angelina College.
Six Bucs finished in double figures, led by Titus Rubles with 22 points and Daishon Knight with 19.
Mike Myers hit for 30 points for the Roadrunners, and Jamie Farrie added 11. Jaylen Daniel finished with 10 points.
The Roadrunners (12-14, 3-12) will host Lamar-Port Arthur Saturday at 6 p.m.