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By Oscar LeRoy
Midland Reporter Telegram
MIDLAND, TEXAS - It seemed like the Midland College men’s basketball team was grabbing some momentum late in the first half against No. 25 South Plains College. However, Pat Birt wasn’t going to allow that to happen.
The 6-foot-5 sophomore guard for the Texans got hot from the outside as he nailed three consecutive 3-pointers to help give South Plains a 49-43 lead at the intermission Thursday night at Chaparral Center.
The Texans continued to build on that momentum in the second half, plus the starting point guard for the Chaparrals got into foul trouble. It all equaled a 101-73 blowout Western Junior College Athletic Conference victory by South Plains College ...
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The Chaps are home for their next match when they host Howard College at 7:45 p.m. Thursday, January 29, at the Al. G. Langford Chaparral Center.