The THUNDERBIRDS were in cruise control and up close to 20 points with 8 minutes left. In a blink of an eye the Alameda College Cougars made a run and closed the THUNDERBIRD lead to 1 point. The THUNDERBIRDS missed there next shot and Alameda capitalized hitting a 3 pointer that put Alameda up 2 points with 7 seconds left in regulation. Joshua Amey went coast to coast for a bucket that tied the game at the end of regulation 79-79. The THUNDERBIRDS again took control of the game in the overtime period and won Alameda 82 THUNDERBIRDS 85.
The THUNDERBIRDS were led by:
(SOPH) MARCOS CASTRILLO 27 PTS AND 12 REBS (CAREER HIGHS)
(SOPH) ELLIOTT HERALD 15 PTS AND 5 REBS
(FROSH) ANTHONY KNIGHT 13 PTS, 5 STLS AND 3 ASTS
(SOPH) JOSHUA AMEY 10 PTS AND 10 ASTS
(SOPH) ERIC NELSON 8 PTS AND 8 REBS