Peabody to be welcomed into the Pima County Sports Hall of Fame

Peabody to be welcomed into the Pima County Sports Hall of Fame

By Raymond Suarez / PCC Sports Pima Community College men’s basketball coach Brian Peabody will receive one, if not the highest of honors a sports figure can earn in the Old Pueblo. Peabody will be inducted into the Pima County Sports Hall of Fame class of 2017 on Sunday, Oct. 29. Peabody closed out his […]

Aztecs’ Murphy trying out for U19 Japanese National Team

Aztecs’ Murphy trying out for U19 Japanese National Team

By Raymond Suarez / PCC Sports Pima Community College men’s basketball player Isaiah Murphy (Cienega HS) will gain experience playing basketball on another platform. Murphy, a freshman guard, was invited to try-out for  the U19 Japan Men’s National Team. If he makes the team, he will play in the FIBA U19 Basketball World Cup that […]

Basketball standout James named NJCAA Player of the Year

Basketball standout James named NJCAA Player of the Year

By Raymond Suarez / PCC Sports Pima Community College men’s basketball highlight Deion James (Empire HS) received a prestigious award from the NJCAA on Thursday. James, a sophomore forward, was named the 2017 Spalding NJCAA Division II Player of the Year. James was selected first-team NJCAA All-American last week and was the ACCAC Co-Player of […]

Aztecs men’s basketball will open NJCAA Tournament vs. Waubansee (IL)

Aztecs men’s basketball will open NJCAA Tournament vs. Waubansee (IL)

By Raymond Suarez / PCC Sports The Pima Community College men’s basketball team will open play in the NJCAA Division II National Tournament on Tuesday, Mar. 21. The Aztecs (21-11) will be the No. 8 seed and will play Waubansee Community College (IL) on Tuesday, Mar. 21 at 9:00 a.m. (CDT). The winner of the […]

James scores 23 as men’s basketball cruises by Benedictine University JV

James scores 23 as men’s basketball cruises by Benedictine University JV

By Raymond Suarez / PCC Sports The Pima Community College men’s basketball team (10-3) took control in the first half and poured it on in the second half on Monday as the Aztecs returned to action after the holiday break. The Aztecs defeated Benedictine University at Mesa’s junior varsity team 119-55. The Aztecs began to […]

Acedo scores 24 points as men’s basketball beats Utah State-Eastern

Acedo scores 24 points as men’s basketball beats Utah State-Eastern

By Raymond Suarez / PCC Sports The Pima Community College men’s basketball team (4-0) faced its first test of the season on Sunday against Utah State University-Eastern. The Aztecs came away with the 92-90 victory at the West Campus gym. Down 87-85 with 1:07 left and coming out of a timeout, the Aztecs’ pressure defense […]