(Ventura, CA) The Mt. SAC Women's Basketball team, beginning a stretch of three tournaments in the next three weeks, lost in the semifinals of the 23rd Annual Ventura College Tournament of Champions to College of the Canyons, 79-74, Friday (Nov. 19).
With the loss, the Mounties will play in the third-place game against host Ventura.
Nikki Thompson (3-4 FGM-A, 1-2 FTM-A, 5 RB) added seven points.
The Mounties held a slim, 33-31, halftime lead and stretched it to six points, 58-52 after three quarters.
But, a big fourth quarter by the Cougars with 27 points sent the Mounties to defeat.
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