Apaches Avenge Their Single Loss

The TJC Apache men's basketball team entered Saturday afternoon's game against Paris with a 21-1 record.

That single loss was handed to them by Paris.

When the teams met earlier this season, TJC was of course undefeated. For the two teams second meeting of the season, the stakes were even higher.

TJC is the number one team in the conference, Paris, number two. Nationally, TJC is ranked tenth, Paris 13th.

A big crowd on hand to watch tthe rematch at TJC's Wagstaff Gymnasium.

TJC opened the game with a 9-1 run. Paris was quickly back in the game though and the rematch was headed into overtime.

The Apaches were able to distance themselves from Paris in OT, finishing with a 93-82 win.