COSTA MESA — The Imperial Valley College men's basketball team fell to Long Beach City College 66-54 in the Orange Coast College tournament here Thursday.
Glen Ellis and Nabil Mebarki led the Arabs with 11 points each.
IVC will be back in action in the tournament at 4 today against Victor Valley.
Brawley 64, San Dieguito 41
ENCINITAS — The Brawley Union High School boys basketball team opened its season with a 64-41 win over San Dieguito Academy here Thursday.
Mark Rivera led the Wildcats with 16 points. Lafayette Lofton had 13 and Carlos Corral added 11 for Brawley.
The Wildcats will be back in action at 7 p.m. Tuesday at home against Cibola of Yuma.
Southwest 51, Helix 41
LA MESA — The Southwest High School girls basketball team beat Helix High of San Diego 51-41 in the Grossmont tournament here Thursday.