MOSES LAKE — The Big Bend Community College men’s basketball picked up a win over Blue Mountain on Saturday that kept them in the thick of the Northwest Athletic Conference (NWAC) playoff hunt Saturday, 86-71.
Wenatchee Valley guard Justin Martin peeled off a hard pick on his defender, drove the lane, and dropped a circus layup with 1.6 seconds to play to lift the Knights over Big Bend Wednesday night in Northwest Athletic Conference East Region play.
For the second time in five games, Johnson made a game-winning shot for Big Bend. Wednesday, Johnson hit a 3-pointer as time expired to break a 62-62 tie with Wenatchee Valley and earn Big Bend a major road win 65-62.
MOSES LAKE — Koby Huerta was something like 0-for-December from 3-point range after going into the NWAC schedule shooting 49.4 percent from beyond the arc.
MOSES LAKE — Big Bend head coach Preston Wilks surmised that his opposition received quite the tongue-lashing at halftime. Judging by the difference in play, there could be some validity to that statement.