The Coyotes openedthe scoring, but the two teams rallied back and forth until the ÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚˜Cats heldtheir largest lead of the game, 36-28, with 2:47 to play in the firsthalf.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ The Coyotes fought back, but the ÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚˜Catswere able to hold a three-point lead, 38-35, at the end of the first stanza.
Ricky Volcy openedscoring in the second half as he sank a three-pointer and a jumper which wereunanswered by the Coyotes. The ÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚˜Cats continued to hold their lead that theyclaimed at the 12:23 mark of the first half until the 6:54 mark of the secondhalf when the Coyotes made a three-point bucket followed by two crucialfree-throws.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ The two teams traded bucketsfor a few possessions before the Coyotes claimed the lead with 3:31 to play inthe game and never turned back.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚
On the night RickyVolcy had 28 points, 11 rebounds, three assists, two steals, and one block.
Tomorrow night the ÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚˜Catswill continue their play in the tournament against Augustana.