Tigers nearing seasons end

JAMES H. WILLIAMS | MANAGING EDITOR

Jelani Mitchell and the Riverside City College Tigers fell short in their second meeting of the season with the Fullerton Hornets, 79-68, on Feb. 7.

Mitchell was led the team in scoring with 19 points. He also had six rebounds in the loss.

Robert James contributed to the Tigers with 14 points and three rebounds.

Dakota Allinson and Joel Brokebrough scored 15 points apiece for the Hornets.

The Tigers are currently on a three game losing streak in Orange Empire Conference play.

The team’s losing streak follows a three game winning streak.

The Tigers fell short in a home loss against the Santa Ana Dons, 63-51, on Feb. 5.

Anthony Rounds led the Tigers with 10 points and eight rebounds against the Dons.

The Tigers will travel to play Irvine Valley Lasers on Feb. 19 for their final road game of the season.

The Tigers will close out the regular season against Orange Coast College in the Wheelock Gymnasium on Feb. 21.