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Falcons eliminated from the playoffs with loss to West LA College.

Nizar Milbes

March 6, 2019

Over 400 fans gathered to cheer on the Falcons in their second round playoff matchup against the West Los Angeles College Wildcats. The atmosphere was ecstatic, as the Aviary hadn't seen that many people in attendance throughout the season. The excitement did not last long as the Falcons failed to hold onto on to a late lead and lost 66-61 to...

Falcons women’s basketball collects awards heading into postseason

Jah-Tosh Baruti

March 1, 2019

After going 9-1 in the South Coast Conference, the Falcons women’s basketball team won a championship share of the division title.Due to a tie, El Camino College also won a piece of the pie, sharing the title with the Falcons.Cerritos College women’s basketball concluded their season on a high note besting Los Angeles Harbor College, 94-37,...

Sophomore guard Christian-Alvis Labadie drives the ball to the basket against a Santiago Canyon College defender in the Southern California Regional Final at Cerritos College on March 3, 2018. The 2018-19 Falcons team are 7-1 on the young season, as the  team seeks a consecutive Final Four berth.
Photo courtesy of Daryl Peterson/Cerritos Sports Information

Redeem team: Final Four or ‘failure’ for men’s basketball squad

December 5, 2018

Falcons men’s basketball aims to reach the Final Four in consecutive seasons after coming up just short of the title game last...

Falcons’ men’s basketball player Jason Carter inks with Lindsey Wilson University. His offer includes a two-year scholarship to play ball and an additional year to obtain his masters degree. Photo credit: Malik Smith

Falcon basketball’s Jason Carter inks with four-year university

May 21, 2018

Cerritos College men’s basketball forward Jason Carter signed to Lindsey Wilson University on May 15. The university he will...

Hope for Jonathan Guzman, after signing with local university

Forward Jonathan Guzman signing a national letter of intent to Hope International University. He will be receiving a two-year scholarship to attend the program. Photo credit: Malik Smith

Malik Smith and Jah-Tosh Baruti

May 21, 2018

Falcons’ men’s basketball player Jonathon Guzman signed to Hope International University on May 16. He will suit up for...

Cerritos College men’s basketball players and coaching staff eyes toward the future

Jah-Tosh Baruti

March 28, 2018

Now that the 2017-18 men’s basketball season has brought to an end, sophomore players share what’s next for them on their basketball journey, freshman players got a taste of what it’s like to win in the playoffs—as they gear up for another season, the coaching staff also described what’s next for the team.As the sophomore...

Players on both sides race for a loose ball late in the game. The game was very scrappy and physical throughout.

Falcons men’s basketball’s title hopes come to an end in Final Four loss against San Francisco City College

March 16, 2018

The Cerritos College men’s basketball team’s season wraps up in the CCCAA State Tournament Final Four, with an 83-89 loss...

Demetrius Thomas (No. 1) gets a dunk in the Falcons’ very first possession. Thomas had 20 points and 12 rebounds in the game.

Falcons make it to Final Four with win against Yuba College—losing a starter to injury

March 12, 2018

The Cerritos College men’s basketball team advance to the top four Community College’s in the state—with an 83-77 win over...

No. 1 Demetrius Thomas puts his opponent No. 5 A.J. Garrity on a poster with a putback throw down. Thomas had 19 points in only 22 minutes.

Falcons men’s basketball ride half time surge all way to the Elite Eight

March 6, 2018

  Cerritos College men’s basketball team advance to the Elite Eight in Ventura, CA, following a 20 point victory on...

No. 1 Demetrius Thomas, the reigning South Coast Conference Player of the Year, goes hard to the basket. Thomas played 54 minutes in Friday’s game, as he totaled 25 points and 14 rebounds, for an MVP worthy showing.

Falcons win triple overtime thriller as Riley Hamilton hit the game winning three pointer

February 28, 2018

With 1.8 seconds left in the third overtime of the game, sophomore guard Riley Hamilton (No. 4) hit a go-ahead three to lift the...

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