(Gillette, WY) – The Sheridan College Generals started off the 2012-2013 season with a pair of wins at the Gillette College Tournament. The Generals took on the Air Force Preparatory Academy in their season opener Friday night, defeating the Falcons 72-67. Freshman forward Tate Stensgaard (Rapid City, SD) led the Generals with 22 points and 12 rebounds, going 9-9 from the foul line. Sophomore guard Ron Mvouika (Paris, France) also contributed 20 points in the Generals victory.
The Generals were back in action Saturday night, taking on reigning Region IX South champions Western Nebraska Community College. A high scoring contest, the Generals defeated the Cougars 107-104 in overtime. Ron Mvouika led the Generals with 33 points, including a 3 point basket with .9 seconds left to notch the victory. Mvouika also grabbed 14 rebounds and dished out 4 assists in the win. Sophomore guard Victor Bermudez (Las Vegas, NV) had 28 points, going 5-8 from beyond the arc. Freshman guard Iakeem Alston (Baltimore, MD) also added in 17 points and 5 assists for the Generals.
The Generals are back in action Monday night, at home, against Rocky Mountain College. Tip-off is at 7:30 pm in the Golden Dome. Live streaming will be accessible through www.SCGENERALS.com.