TJC meets Paris

Published on Friday, 25 January 2013 23:54 - Written by

Phil Hicks

The Tyler Junior College basketball teams play a Region XIV basketball doubleheader against Paris Saturday at Wagstaff Gymnasium.

The women tipoff at 2 p.m., followed by the men at 4 p.m.

The Apache Ladies (8-11, 1-5 Region XIV) are trying to break a three-game losing skid. The Lady Dragons enter with a record of 6-12 and 1-5.

The Apaches have won six straight to improve to 15-4 overall and 6-3 in league play.

Paris has started to get things going as the Dragons scored a 62-58 upset of Kilgore on Wednesday.

The Dragons are 10-11 and 4-6.

After today’s games, both TJC teams are on the road on Wednesday, the women play San Jacinto in Houston (5:30 p.m. start), the men play Bossier Parish in Sheveport, La. (7 p.m. start).