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.