South Mountain got the victory Saturday afternoon against Arizona Western 100-99 in OT. Arizona Western was leading the ACCAC going into to the game while South was at the bottom making it a huge upset for the injury struck Cougars. South trailed at the half by 13 but made a run in the second half and scored 57 points to tie the game and send it into overtime. South would pull off the tight upset in OT.
Huge games from Desmond Johnson, Ferron Flavors and James Sosinski helped seal the victory for the Cougs. Johnson had 21 points and 10 assists while James Sosinski had 23 points and 18 rebounds. Flavors added 27 points to lead the way for the Cougars on 4-6 shooting from behind the arc.
South Mountain improves to (10-11,2-11) on the season and is action again Feb 1st as they travel to take on Scottsdale at 730pm.