Friday, November 29, 2013

Generals Pick Up Their 10th Win

The Sheridan College Generals pick up their 10th win of the season with a 89-77 victory over Dakota College of Bottineau.  The Generals iced the game with 6 consecutive made free-throws down the stretch, 4 from Andrews and 2 from Dure.  Frederic Dure led all scorers with a game high 24 points and 6 rebounds.  Jamir Andrews chipped in 21, including 3 three-point baskets and a perfect 8-8 from the charity stripe.  Joshua Adeyeye was the only other General in double-figures, netting 10 points and pulling down 8 rebounds. 

The Generals will close the Lions Club Tournament tomorrow night, November 30th with a 7 pm game against the Laramie County Golden Eagles.

Wednesday, November 27, 2013

Generals Defeat Spartans 105-73, Move to 9-2

Sheridan College moved to 9-2 behind a hot start Wednesday night against the Colorado Northwest Community College Spartans.  The Generals hopped out to a 51-30 halftime lead against the Spartans at the Bruce Hoffman Golden Dome.  A continued second half effort helped stretch the lead, giving the Generals a victory behind a final score of 105-73.  Freshman guard Kyi Thomas led all scorers with a game high 18 points. Guard Jamir Andrews chipped in 17 points, including three 3-point field goals. Freshman forward Abednego Lufile posted his first double-double of the season with 14 points and 11 rebounds.  Jeff Amazan and Kaileb Rodriguez also scored in double figures, netting 11 & 10 points respectively.

The Generals were able to maintain control of the glass, out-rebounding the Spartans 51-23, including 19 offensive rebounds. Sheridan will be back in action Friday, November 29th in the Lions Club Tournament as they face the Lumberjack from Dakota College at 7 pm.

Sunday, November 24, 2013

#13 Golden Eagles Edge Past #21 Generals

The Generals started off hot against the College of Southern Idaho Golden Eagles Saturday night as they took and early 7-2 lead in the opening minutes of the game. The #13 Eagles battled back to take a 6 point lead in the final seconds of the first half, until sophomore guard Frederic Dure sank a 3-point basket as time expired cutting the deficit to 46-43 at half.  A tied game at 69-69 in the second half was eventually turned into a Golden Eagle 15 point lead with 5:43 seconds remaining. A late surge by the Generals saw the CSI lead cut to 4 points before a controversial call negated an offensive rebound the Generals obtained and the Golden Eagles sank a pair of free-throws extending their lead to 6. The Generals could not string together enough late game stops and saw the Eagles walk away with a 104-99 victory. CSI improves to 7-1 on the year while the Generals fall to 8-2 on the season.

The Generals were led in scoring by sophomore guard Frederic Dure who had a team high 25 points. Sophomore forward Joshua Adeyeye fell short of a double-double, scoring 22 points, on 4-7 shooting from beyond the arc, and 9 rebounds.  Freshman guard Jamir Andrews chipped in 12 points on the nights. Sophomore guard Iakeem Alston also contributed 11 points while dishing out 6 assists. Kaileb Rodriguez was the final General to score in double figures, chipping in 10 points before fouling out.

The Generals are back in action this Wednesday, November 27th as they take on the Colorado Northwest Spartans in the Bruce Hoffman Golden Dome.

Friday, November 22, 2013

Chukars Take Generals To Overtime

The Generals needed 5 extra minutes Friday night to take care of the Treasure Valley Chukars, edging them out in overtime 88-86 and moving to 8-1 on the year. A Treasure Valley tip-in with 2 seconds left tied the game and a Preston Wells half-court shot went in-and-out sending the game into a 3rd period. Jamir Andrews answered, scoring the first 8 of the Generals 12 first points in the extra period. Andrews finished the game with 17 on 6-9 shooting, including 4-6 from beyond the arc. Sophomore guard Frederic Dure led the Generals with 24 points, going 15-18 from the foul line. Dure also grabbed 6 rebounds and dished out 5 assists. Josh Adeyeye was the final General in double figures, scoring 17 points and grabbing 9 rebounds.

The #21 Generals will face #12 ranked College of Southern Idaho tommorrow evening, November 23rd, in Twin Falls, Idaho at 7 pm MST.

Saturday, November 16, 2013

Generals Fall Short Against Plainsmen

The Sheridan College Generals fall to the Northeastern Junior College Plainsmen by a final score of 89-86. The Generals saw a 7 point half-time deficit grow in the early minutes of the second half before closing the game and cutting the deficit to 3 in the final seconds of the contest. The Generals were led in scoring by sophomore guard Jeff Amazan who connected on 3 three-point shots, finishing with 20 points on the evening. Guard Iakeem Alston had 18 points, 9 assists, and 8 rebounds on the evening while shooting 12-14 from the foul line. Freshman forward Kaileb Rodriguez had his first double-digit scoring game, netting 16 points and grabbing 7 rebounds. Sophomore guard Frederic Dure was the last General to score in double-figures, adding 13. The Generals were a grim 5-20 from beyond the arc on the evening. The glass game was controlled by the Generals however, out-rebounding the Plainsmen 33-28, including 16 offensive rebounds.

The Generals are back in action Tuesday, November 19th as they take on the Rocky Mountain Battlin’ Bears in Billings, Montana.

Friday, November 15, 2013

Generals Dethrone Kings

The Generals move to 6-0 on the season with a 80-59 victory over the Colorado Kings. Jeff Amazan led the Generals with 14 points and 7 rebounds on the evening. Iakeem Alston contributed 10 points and 4 assists. Frederic Dure also scored in double figures, netting 10 points and 8 rebounds on the evening. Freshman forward Kaileb Rodriguez chipped in 9 points while grabbing 5 rebounds. Josh Adeyeye was shy of a double-double, finishing with 9 rebounds and 8 points.

The Generals are back in action tomorrow evening, November 16th at 7 pm against Northeastern Junior College for "Pack The Dome" night.

Sunday, November 10, 2013

Generals Soar Past The Eagles

The Sheridan College Generals trailed going into halftime for the first time this season as they battled the Laramie County Eagles to a 32-34 score.  A poor first half shooting display from the Generals saw them 21% from beyond the arc and 37% from the field. A second half surge witnessed those numbers jump to 39% from three and 52% from the field as the Generals defeated Laramie by a final count of 84-76.  Sophomore guard Frederic Dure led the Generals with 21 points, including a pair of clutch free-throws late in the game to ice the victory.  Forward Josh Adeyeye recorded his first double-double of the season by scoring 15 points and pulling down 10 rebounds.  Freshman center Rudolphe Joly added 10 points on the evening and pulled down 7 rebounds, 6 of which were offensive.  Jamir Andrews was the last General to score in double figures, netting 10 points on the evening. 

The Generals will host the Colorado Kings this weekend in the Best Western Tournament at the Bruce Hoffman Golden Dome. Tip will be at 7:00 pm on Friday, November 15th

Friday, November 8, 2013

Generals Take Down The Lancers

The Sheridan College Generals improve to 4-0 on the season after picking up a neutral court win over the Eastern Wyoming Lancers in Cheyenne, Wyoming.  A 47-35 halftime lead by the Generals was never relinquished as the final buzzer saw a 96-80 Generals victory.  Sophomore guard Iakeem Alston finished with 18 points on 7-8 shooting, and dished out 5 assists on the evening.  Guard Jeff Amazan netted 17 points and grabbed 9 rebounds for the Generals. Frederic Dure connected on 3 three-point field goals to contribute 16 in the victory.  Sophomore forward Josh Adeyeye fouled out for the Generals, but finished the evening with 13 points and 7 rebounds.  The final General to score in double figures was freshman guard Preston Wells who has 12 points on 4 three-point field goals and dished out 5 assists without a turnover.

The Generals are back in action November 9th against Laramie County Community College at 4 pm in Cheyenne, Wyoming.  

Tuesday, November 5, 2013

Generals Improve To 3-0

The Generals improve to 3-0 on the season with a 86-61 routing of the Rocky Mountain College Battling Bears.  A 38-31 half-time lead increased when freshman guard Jamir Andrews came off the bench to hit back-to-back threes and generate momentum for the Generals.  Andrews finished with a game high 26 points, including 5 three-point field goals.  Freshman guard Kyi Thomas added in 11 on the evening, and guard Iakeem Alston finished with 10 points.  The Generals dominated the boards, out-rebounding the Bears 51-26. Freshman center Rudolphe Joly corralled game high 10 rebounds. 

This weekend the Generals travel to Cheyenne, Wyoming to face Eastern Wyoming College & Laramie County Community College in a Region IX North/South crossover.  The Generals will tip at 5:00 pm, Friday, November 8th against the Lancers.

Sunday, November 3, 2013

Generals Fend Off Badgers

The #21 ranked Sheridan College Generals closed out the 2013 Holiday Inn Tournament by defeating the Snow College Badgers 76-75.  Sophomore guard Jeff Amazan led the Generals in scoring with 18 points on the evening, while dishing out 4 assists.  Frederic Dure contributed 13 points while pulling down 4 boards. And freshman guard Preston Wells connected on 4 three-point field goals, finishing the night with 12 points.  The Generals move to 2-0 on the season and are back in action this Tuesday evening as they take on the Battling Bears from Rocky Mountain College at 7:30 pm at the Bruce Hoffman Golden Dome.

Friday, November 1, 2013

#21 Generals Open With A Win

The nationally ranked Sheridan College Generals opened up the 2013 season with a dominating victory in which 5 players reached double-figure scoring.  The Generals defeated the Argos from the University of Great Falls 102-37 with scoring from 13 of the 14 active players. Abednego Lufile led the way for the Generals by leading them in scoring, 16 points, and rebounding, 10 rebounds.  Preston Wells started his career in a Generals uniform by dishing out 10 assists in 18 minutes of action. Sophomore Jeff Amazan contributed 13 points on the evening while pulling down 8 rebounds.  Freshman Jamir Andrews also poured in 13 points, including 3 three-point baskets.  Sophomore Joshua Adeyeye and freshman Ra'Vonn Posey both scored 10 points on the evening.  The Generals shared the ball dishing out 28 assists on 41 made field goals.

The Generals are back in action November 2, against Snow College at 7 pm.