The Roadrunners fell to the fifth-ranked Iowa Western Community College Reivers 79-67 Feb. 19 in Council Bluffs. SFCC (20-8) led 23-21 with eight minutes to go in the first half. The Reivers fought their way back to take a 37-35 lead at halftime.
The Reivers extended their advantage to 67-55 in the second half. Their 12-point lead was the largest held by either team in the contest. Iowa Western claimed the 79-67 victory.
Sophomore guard Kenny Chery led SFCC in scoring with 27 points and pulled down a team-high eight rebounds. Freshman guard Kevin Punter contributed 14 points. Freshman guard Joe Thomasson dished out a team-high four assists.
SFCC is scheduled to travel to Parks Hills Feb. 23 for a Region XVI contest against the Mineral Area College Cardinals. Tipoff is scheduled for 7 p.m.
SFCC Athletics Department