On Thursday evening, Jan. 9, UA Cossatot’s men’s basketball team played against South Arkansas Community College. The Colts won a hard-fought game in Lockesburg with a final score of 95-79.
When asked about the game, UA Cossatot basketball coach Brad Phillips said, “I could not be more proud of our guys. They fought hard for the win and hard work pays off. I can’t wait to see them play their next game on Jan. 18.”
Colt’s player Dee Williams led the team with 26 points. Marion McFadden scored 24 points, Bailey Cooper scored 15, Ladrakkus Thomas scored 14, and Keldrick Sheard added 6 points.
Due to severe weather conditions in Louisiana this weekend, the Colts game on Saturday, Jan. 11, was canceled. They are set to play IJN Prep next Saturday, Jan. 18, in Lockesburg at 2 p.m.