Women's Basketball | 11/23/2021
Ayson helps Matadors to 70-40 win over Copper Mountain
|Arizona Western College||70|
|Copper Mountain College||40|
YUMA, AZ - The Arizona Western Matadors (6-1) defeated Copper Mountain (3-4) 70-40 on Tuesday night at the Bell Center in Joshua Tree, Calif.
The Matadors got off to a strong start, outscoring the Fighting Cacti 20-7 in the first quarter as Alliance Ndiba scored eight of her 18 points in the first quarter.
Kristol Ayson led all scorers, scoring a career-high 20 points, scoring eight of those points in the final quarter.
Arizona Western held Copper Mountain to just 12 first-half points, only allowing five second-quarter points.
Christeina Bryan finished as the Matadors' third-leading scorer, finishing with eight points.
The Matadors return home on Friday, November 26, hosting North Idaho at 5:30 pm.