SAN JOSE -- The shots fell anywhere but through the hoop for the Modesto Junior College men's basketball team Sunday, but the Pirates will have at least two more chances to get back at Big 8 Conference opponent Delta.
The Mustangs defeated Modesto 58-37 in the championship game of the San Jose City Tournament.
Pirates coach Paul Brogan said his team couldn't make any shots from the field or the foul line, where they went 13 for 29.
Marvin Jefferson was the only player in double figure (11 points) for Modesto (2-1), which made just 10 field goals.
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"Obviously, we're disappointed in the outcome of the game, but we made it to the championship in a good tournament," Brogan said. "It was only our third game, and we're going to get better."
The Mustangs led 27-9 at halftime.
COLUMBIA FINISHES THIRD, at Livermore -- Columbia defeated Gavilan 67-50 to finish third in the Las Positas Tournament.
All-tournament selection Malcolm Giles had 20 points and eight rebounds to pace the Claim Jumpers. Marcus Cendro had 11 points, four rebounds and four steals for Columbia, and Divine Bankhead had 10 points and nine rebounds. John Hammell led the Claim Jumpers with four assists.
Columbia fell to College of the Redwoods 73-63 on Saturday. The Claim Jumpers were 20 for 24 from the foul line in the loss.
MERCED WOMEN WIN CONSOLATION TITLE, at Merced -- Merced College bounced back from a first-round loss in the Coca Cola Classic to capture the consolation title with a 68-62 victory over Sacramento City College.
Freshman guard Tiara Dunson paced Merced with 15 points. Tanisha Reed scored 13 points and Tarina Hodges 14. Freshman Kenyatta Harper was named to the all-tournament team.