Yotes rally back to win sixth-straight at home

Yotes rally back to win sixth-straight at home

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by Ryan Larrondo

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Posted on February 1, 2014 at 12:11 AM

CALDWELL—The No. 10 ranked College of Idaho men’s basketball team stormed back on Friday night to win their sixth-straight game, defeating No. 21 Concordia, 84-79.  The Yotes held the Cavaliers to just one made field goal in the final seven minutes of the game, and outscored their opponent 22-7 down the stretch in the come-from-behind victory. 


The College of Idaho took a four-point lead into halftime, but gave that all back in the second half.  Concordia (19-5, 7-4) led 72-62 with seven minutes to play, but the Yotes rallied and retook the lead on a Taylor Pruett put-back late in the game.  C of I (19-5, 10-2) was able to hit key free throws down the stretch, and put the game away. 


Pruett finished with a team high 24 point and 16 rebounds, while Demetrius Perkins chipped in 17 in the win. 


The College of Idaho will host Warner Pacific on Saturday. 

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