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Wilson & Koehler rule floor as Pima men's basketball wears down Central Az

The Pima Community College men’s basketball team (5-3, 2-2 in ACCAC) earned a strong road victory against an ACCAC Division I team on Wednesday in Coolidge.

The No. 16-ranked Aztecs defeated Central Arizona College 95-83. 

The Aztecs took a 46-40 lead at halftime and outscored the Vaqueros (1-7, 1-3) 49-43 in the second half.

Sophomore Abram Carrasco (Cholla HS) scored a team-high 25 points.

Sophomores Robert Wilson (Salpointe Catholic HS) and Kennedy Koehler each finished with double-doubles. Koehler had 23 points and 11 rebounds while Wilson posted 13 points and 17 boards to go along with five assists.

Freshman Rashad Smith (Hamilton HS) fell one rebound short of a double-double as he had 13 points, nine rebounds, four assists and three steals. Freshman Cole Gerken (Ironwood Ridge HS) contributed with eight points, seven rebounds and six assists. 

The Aztecs will return to the West Campus Aztec Gymnasium on Saturday when they host Scottsdale Community College. Tipoff is at 4 p.m.

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Sophomore Kennedy Koehler finished with 23 points and 11 rebounds as the No. 16 ranked Aztecs men's basketball team beat Central Arizona College 95-83 on Wednesday in Coolidge. The Aztecs improved to 5-3 overall and 2-2 in ACCAC conference play.

(16) Pima CC Aztecs 95, Central Arizona College Vaqueros 83

PCC   46   49   95
CAC  40   43   83