Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Cibola Edges Out Rio Grande.(Sports)

Byline: James Yodice Journal Staff Writer

Cougars Win Game With 2 Free Throws

Say what you might about Cibola's skeleton-thin perimeter game.

Snicker at the Cougars' poor free-throw shooting of late.

Maybe they haven't been what Cibola needs, but the bottom line Friday night was both were large reasons Cibola turned away Rio Grande 70-68 in a heated boys basketball matchup.

The win also helped Cibola somewhat dispel another notion people have been whispering: that only Mikal Monette or Chris Lange are capable of making plays in the clutch.

It was two of Cibola's other starters guards Ben Miles and Jared Roybal who made perhaps the two biggest plays in the victory, played before a huge crowd at Cibola. …

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