FPC Plainsmen drop two on Colorado trip

Late last week, the Frank Phillips College Plainsmen basketball team took a road trip into Colorado which proved not to be too enjoyable.On Thursday, November 10th, the Plainsmen came up short 74-69 at Trinidad State.The Plainsmen had several players get in double figures in scoring led by Taquan McDew 17, Akeem Johnson 13 , Ronald Scott 11, and James Boonstoppel 11.On Friday, the Plainsmen traveled to La Juanta where they came up short against Otero Junior College 81-68.Leading scorers were McDew 15, Johnson 13, Scott 11 and Alex Zivkovic who had nine points and eight rebounds.The Plainsmen go to 2-2 on the season and will to Clarendon College on Wednesday.