A free-throw shooting clinic it was not, as the College of the Canyons women's basketball team missed 22 shots from the charity stripe Saturday night.
Now that we have the negative out of the way, the Cougars were positively dominant in just about every other phase of the game in a 93-50 victory over Bakersfield College at COC.
The College of the Canyons men's basketball team lost to Bakersfield College 82-75 on Saturday, missing its chance to take second place in the Western State Conference, South Division.
In a fast-paced and physical game, Bakersfield got the better of the Cougars, using fullcourt pressure to cause 32 turnovers by COC.
As soon as a football player comes to College of the Canyons, he has a goal that involves playing somewhere else.
Since early December, College of the Canyons has had one of the best women's basketball teams around.
Now it's getting the victories when they count the most.
After an up-and-down week on the road, The Master's College men's basketball team was happy to be home on Saturday.
The Mustangs took control of Point Loma Nazarene early but ended up having to hang on for a 74-71 win at Bross Gym.
College of the Canyons women's basketball is no stranger to high-scoring, fast-paced games.
The College of the Canyons men's basketball team took on Santa Monica College Wednesday, a squad that had a big height advantage on the Cougars.
Things haven't changed.
SEATTLE (AP) - Pete Carroll is gone from USC and back in the NFL, taking over as coach of the Seattle Seahawks after getting an offer he could not refuse.
After days of talks, the Seahawks hired the charismatic coach away from Southern California on Monday.
PASADENA - Not this time, Texas.
NEWPORT BEACH (AP) - Here's the strangest part of the fallout from the Texas offensive line giving up nine sacks in the Big 12 title game: There wasn't any.
A pair of College of the Canyons football standouts could be headed to the NCAA Division I ranks.
Offensive lineman Louiszell Alexander has made a "soft verbal" commitment to Syracuse, according to Rivals.com, on which he is listed as a two-star recruit.
PASADENA - Oregon wanted Ohio State quarterback Terrelle Pryor to throw the ball.
While J.J. Arrington would go on to play on football's biggest stage, he had some work to do when he showed up to play for College of the Canyons in the summer of 2000.
It's arguably the most remarkable tale of nothing-to-something in the history of Santa Clarita Valley sports.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - If the UCLA Bruins were looking for a team on which to take out their aggression after losing their first game of the season last week, they found it.
The Master's College women's basketball head coach Dan Waldeck isn't shy about his team's lofty goals this season.
It's put up or shut up for The Master's College Mustangs men's basketball team this season.
Last week, the Lady Mustangs volleyball team posted an impressive postseason run at the NAIA Volleyball National Championship tournament, while men's and women's basketball raised their season records with road victories.
CARY, N.C. (AP) - Kodi Lavrusky gave UCLA its first NCAA women's soccer title Sunday, scoring in the 97th minute to lift the Bruins past Florida State 1-0 in overtime in cold and rainy conditions.
COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) - UCLA appeared on its way toward another victory before the Bruins' prolific offense dried up.
COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) - Jabari Brown scored 22 points and Jordan Clarkson added 21 to help Missouri upset No. 18 UCLA 80-71 on Saturday.