Monsters Get Much Needed Win
Thatcher, AZ --
After a long week and a half on the road, your Eastern Arizona Gila Monster Men's Basketball team got an 89-83 win over ACCAC foe Chandler Gilbert. The win improves EA's record to 7-5 overall and 3-3 in the ACCAC.
The Monsters were led by sophomore All-American Taylor Stafford as he posted his third straight effort of 30 points or more. On the night Stafford finished with 30 points, 7 assists, 6 rebounds and 2 steals. He and backcourt running mate D'Juan Miller finished with a combined 51 points including nine 3's. Miller also added 4 assists, 3 steals, and 3 rebounds.
Their frontcourt freshman teammates, Tre Vance and Tyler Chaisson, had 13 and 12 points respectively and 8 rebounds apiece.
EA finishes out the semester at home Saturday night with a big ACCAC Division I match-up against Central Arizona. Tip-off is at 7:30 PM MST. Come out and support or follow along online for free at www.eacmonsters.com! Go Monsters!