Michel Cruz Mexico city / 21.12.2021 07:57:27 The Mexico City Capitanes stumbled against the Agua Caliente
Mexico city / 21.12.2021 07:57:27
The CdMx team was the first to line up five Latino players on the court. On this occasion, the Capitanes starting quintet was made up of two Dominicans, two Puerto Ricans and a Venezuelan (Rigoberto Mendoza, Mike Torres, Tyler Davis, Jodan Howard and Garly Sojo).
The Mexico City team failed to get the first victory in their participation in the Winter Showcase in Las Vegas. Capitanes closed the first quarter with only four units under the scoreboard (29-25) and went into halftime with a ten point deficit (57-47).
For the second part of the meeting, Agua Caliente did not allow Capitanes turn the scoreboard by securing the third quarter by 89-69 and ending the match with a difference of 23 units.
The outstanding Capitanes players were: Jordan Howard with 19 points, four rebounds and three assists; Mike Torres (15 points, seven rebounds and three assists); and Justin Reyes (11 points, four rebounds and one assist).
For Agua Caliente: Jay Scrubb (24 points, two rebounds and three assists); as well as Xavier Moon (18 points, three rebounds and 10 assists).
Tomorrow, Capitanes will play their second Winter Showcase game against the Westchester Knicks.