The No. 5-seeded Knights will host No. 13 Riverside in a third round CCCAA Southern California regional playoff on Saturday, March 4 at 7:00 p.m.
Recently named PCAC South Player of the Year Darien McClain led the Knights with 20 points and four assists in a 73-62 home victory over Mt. San Antonio in the second round of the CCCAA playoffs.
The back-to-back PCAC South champion Knights have earned a spot in the CCCAA postseason tournament for the fourth consecutive season after going 26-5 overall and 10-0 in their conference.
The No. 5-seeded Knights earned a first round bye for the third straight year and will host No. 12 Mt. San Antonio College on Friday, February 24 at 7:00 p.m. in a second round game.
The SDCC men's basketball team routed Mesa 102-74 on Friday to cap off its second consecutive undefeated PCAC South season, and third in the last four years. The back-to-back PCAC South champions finished the regular season on a 12-game win streak, their longest in school history.
The Knights, who went 26-5 overall and 10-0 in the PCAC South, were rewarded for their success on Monday.
Not only did Darien McClain's jumper with 1.2 seconds remaining give the Knights a thrilling 71-69 home victory over Southwestern on Friday night, but it also clinched a second consecutive outright PCAC South championship and the sixth under Head Coach Mitch Charlens.
The 22-5 Knights were featured in a story by KGTV 10 News' Steve Smith on Friday, February 3. View the video below.
The SDCC men's basketball team, ranked No. 8 in the state, continued its dominance over the the PCAC South with a resounding 91-53 home victory over Cuyamaca. The Knights have now won 14 consecutive conference games dating back to last season when they went 8-0.
The Knights have moved up a spot in the rankings to No. 8 in the state according to the latest CCCMBCA poll released Monday.
The Knights improved to 20-5 overall and 4-0 in the PCAC South after an 86-66 home win over Imperial Valley, their sixth in a row and eighth victory in their last nine games.
Sophomore guard Romario Wilson led the Knights with 18 points off the bench in an 82-51 blowout home win over Grossmont on Wednesday night to improve to 18-5 overall and 2-0 in the PCAC South.