GILLETTE, Wyo.--Gillette College and Sheridan College came into Saturday night's contest at the South Campus with two losses on the season and 1-0 in Region IX play. However, the Pronghorn men (11-2, 2-0) had no trouble taking down the Generals (12-3, 1-1) in a 113-88 victory. Last Updated on Saturday, 07 December 2013 23:31Read more: Pronghorn men take care of Sheridan College
GILLETTE, Wyo.--The rivalry between Gillette College and Sheridan College was renewed at the South Campus on Saturday night. The Pronghorns (9-4, 1-1) got their first Region IX win on the season with a 79-49 victory over Sheridan College (9-6, 0-2). Last Updated on Saturday, 07 December 2013 22:57Read more: Pronghorn women cruise by rival Sheridan College
POWELL, Wyo.--The Pronghorn mens team (10-2) moved its winning streak to nine games with a 112-101 victory over Northwest College on Wednesday night. The Pronghorn women (8-4) lost their third out of four games to Northwest College, 80-70.
The Gillette College Pronghorn basketball teams wanted to drive to Powell, Wyo. on Tuesday to be well-rested for Wednesday's games against Northwest College. Closed road and unsafe conditions forced the squads to drive the four-hour trek the day of the games.
It didn't have a negative impact the Pronghorn men, who led by as many as 23 points over the Trappers. Six players finished with double figures for Gillette in a game in which the Pronghorns led all but once.
Gillette College was led by Renard Suggs. He made 29 points in the game, with 24 of them beyond the arc. Suggs only missed three out of his 11 triple attempts. Renard's brother, Rickey, had a stellar night off the bench as well. Rickey finished with 16 points, the third highest contribution on the scoreboard for the Pronghorns.
Gillette College also took advantage of being fouled in the game. The team made 64.7 percent of its free throws, scoring 33 points from the line.
The women trailed the entire contest against the Lady Trappers. Kiela Garner had a nice game for the Pronghorns, as she finished with 26 points.
Both Pronghorn teams will play rival Sheridan College at the South Campus on Saturday. If you plan on attending the games, Gillette College fans are encouraged to wear blue. You can hear both games on 93.3 The Legend and online at https://www.network1sports.com/station/kled. The women tip off at 5:30, the men at 7:30pm.
Pronghorn Men Scoring Summary
Steven Daho-Mondzo-2Last Updated on Thursday, 05 December 2013 05:54
The Gillette College Pronghorn men fought off a late comback by the SoCo Kings to go to 9-2 on the season in a 106-93 victory. The Pronghorn women (8-3) lost on the road to Snow College, 71-62, on Saturday. Last Updated on Saturday, 30 November 2013 19:49Read more: Pronghorn men fight off late threat, women lose to Snow College on the road