Kenny Ammann scored 23 points and Alonzo Jamison had 19 to lead Rancho Santiago College to an 81-62 victory over Washington Clark Thursday in the first round of the Cypress College men's basketball tournament.
Chris Martin added 12 points for Rancho Santiago (10-2), which plays Santa Monica tonight at 6 in one semifinal. Rancho Santiago is the tournament's defending champion.
In the College of the Sequoias Tournament:
College of Sequoias 85, Golden West 81 (OT)--Both teams had a chance to win in the final 30 seconds of regulation but both missed shots, forcing the game into overtime tied at 75-75.
Markus Muller-Stach led Golden West (6-5) with 19 points and Elbert Davis had 18.
In the Glendale Tournament:
El Camino 72, Orange Coast 53--Charles White scored 20 points and Kirkland Howling had 16 for El Camino (10-0), which is the top-ranked team in the state.