BIG BEND COMMUNITY COLLEGE
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The Runnin' Vikes fell in overtime to Pierce on Friday night, 84-79, to close out the Big Bend Crossover Tournament — the loss snapped a four-game win streak.
Big Bend trailed by five points going into the locker room after the first half, but were able to fight back and force overtime at 73-73. The Runnin' Vikes couldn't finish the job in the extra session connecting on just 2-of-10 shots in the extra period.
Denis Ulyanchuk had a monster game scoring 28 points while pulling down 20 rebounds. Jahvontae' Jones finished with 23 for Big Bend, chipping in five boards and four steals. Jaden Brown filled the stat sheet, leading the team with eight assists to go with seven points, six rebounds, two steals and a block.
The RUnnin' Vikes will have some downtime during the holiday break and won't return to action until January 2nd when they open the Northwest Athletic Conference season on the road at North Idaho.