Men’s Basketball go 1-1 last week, face Northwest College Jan. 30

The Laramie County Community College men’s basketball team went 1-1 for the week of Jan. 21.


The Golden Eagles were able to hold on to beat Western Wyoming Community College 97-85 thanks to a hot start from the 3-point line, as they hit six straight threes in the first half. LCCC led by as many as 32 in the first half of the game and led 60-33 at the half. Tyrese Potoma led the way with 33 points and four assists. Mateo Zovko also tallied 19 points.


On Jan. 26, they lost to the Gillette Pronghorns in Gillette 63-73. LCCC had a rough night shooting, shooting 33 percent from the floor and 18 percent from the 3-point line. Cortney Dean led the Golden Eagles with 23 points.


The men travel to Powell to take on Northwest College on Wednesday, Jan. 30, then return home to take on Casper College at 4 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 2.

About Will Crawford (72 Articles)
Will Crawford is a sophomore majoring in Mass Media at Laramie County Community College and is a tri-editor for Wingspan. He is hoping to go to Lindenwood University to receive his bachelor’s degree in mass communications with a sports media emphasis. Crawford hopes to one day be a play-by-play announcer for a Major League Baseball team. Crawford started taking journalism classes his freshman year and then later on became the social media editor for Wingspan, and now tri-editor. Crawford is a huge sports fan, his favorite teams are the Boston Red Sox and the New York Giants. His favorite players are Odell Beckham Jr. of the New York Giants, Oklahoma City Thunder point guard Russell Westbrook and Red Sox outfielder J.D. Martinez. Along with watching sports, Crawford played various sports in high school and played baseball for 9 years. He is also always open to discussing sports. To contact Crawford email him at or follow him on twitter @WillCrawford18.

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