GMAC champion Columbus started all seniors, instead of its usual starters, and struggled for the first six minutes before pulling away for a 76-36 victory over visiting Southwest Tuesday night. The Eagles led, 10-6, before the Explorers (22-2) scored the last eight points of the first quarter to take a four point lead. Southwest (13-6) trailed, 32-19, at the half and 54-30 entering the final period.
The scoring:
Carlos Taveras 10
Joshua Fernandez 9
Jaycee Ruiz 7
Christopher Abreu 3
Josnel Aloma 3
Sebastian Ching 2
Christian Sarria 2


Joshua Fernandez had all nine of his points in the second quarter