After 16 road games in the home opener the Thunderbirds played a lethargic first half and found themselves down 6 by the score of 27-33. In the 2nd half the Thunderbirds played more inspired and out scored the Los Medanos college Mustangs 43-27 winning the game by the final score of Thunderbirds 70 Mustangs 63.
The Thunderbirds were led by:
Kareem Ransom had a double-double of 22 points and 11 rebounds.
Jordan Fuselier had 15 points 6 rebounds and 5 assists.
Nick Dixon had his first double figure game and double with 11 points and 10 rebounds.
Tyler Idowu had 10 points and 7 rebounds.
The Thunderbirds head back on the road to Fairfield, Ca on Wednesday January 11, 2012 to take on the Solano College Falcons. The Women play at 5:30pm the Men play at 7:30pm.