Late Surge Leads AVC Past MSJC in Men's Hoops

The MSJC men's basketball team played well on the road Saturday, but came up on the short end of a tightly contested game with Antelope Valley 90-79.samforweb.jpg

The Eagles and Marauders both shot the ball very well in the first half as the teams exchanged the lead four times on the way to a halftime score of 47-45 AVC.  Dwayne Benjamin led three Eagle players in double figures on the day with a game high 29 points.  Benjamin also pulled in a team high 8 rebounds.  Sam Natt scored 14 points for the Eagles and Montreal Harris added 13 points and 7 steals in the losing effort.  Antelope Valley finished the day shooting just under 52% from the field.

The Eagles conclude the regular season with a record of 19-10 and a Foothill Conference mark of 7-7.  MSJC will find out their play-off seeding and pairing on Monday.


Sam Natt scored 14 points Saturday for the MSJC men's basketball team, but it wasn't enough as the Eagles lost at Antelope Valley 90-79.  The Eagles will find out their play-off seed on Monday.