Rochester, MN - The RCTC men's basketball team used balanced scoring (including 5 guys in double figures), and smothering defense to down Western Tech 82-56. The Jackets were lead in scoring by Tyree Caruthers with 13 points. Caruthers was joined in double figures by: Ray Adams, Dreem Kelly-Jabar, and Ben Opsahl (each with 12), and Naa'il Mahdi with 11.
Ray Adams had a very good all around game with 4 steals and 3 assists to go with his 12 points. The Jackets were lead in rebounding by Justin Wofford with 10 boards off the bench.
The Yellowjacket defense once again proved to be key in the game, as they held Western to 34% shooting from the floor. In addition RCTC forced 21 turnovers (including 11 steals) on the night.