March 7, 1996 |
Pepperdine basketball Coach Lorenzo Romar has named Randy Bennett, an assistant at the University of San Diego, to his staff. Bennett joins Darwin Cook and Kenny Ammann as assistants on the new staff, which met with players Wednesday. "It was just an introductory meeting," Romar said. "We let the players get to know us." Bennett was a full-time assistant at San Diego for the past eight seasons, and before that he was a part-time assistant for two years at Idaho.
January 13, 1988 |
The surprising Rancho Santiago College men's basketball team, which lost eight sophomores and all five starters from last season's team, opens its Orange Empire Conference season tonight at home against Riverside. Rancho Santiago (15-5) is led by sophomore guard Kenny Ammann (19.9 points a game) and freshman forward Alonzo Jamison (18 points a game). Riverside is 10-10. Ammann is a sophomore transfer from Cal State Bakersfield.
January 8, 1988
Rancho Santiago College ran off 35 consecutive points starting late in the first half and defeated the Pomona Pitzer junior varsity, 92-41, Thursday in a men's nonconference basketball game at Rancho Santiago. Rancho Santiago scored the final 5 points of the first half to lead, 42-22, and the first 30 points of the second to make it 72-22. Tony Smalley scored 17 points, Mike Oden 14 and Alonzo Jamison and Kenny Ammann 13 each for Rancho Santiago (15-5).
January 31, 1988 |
Kenny Ammann scored 26 points to lead Rancho Santiago College to a 70-61 victory over Saddleback Saturday in an Orange Empire Conference men's basketball game at Rancho Santiago. The victory moves the Dons (19-6, 4-1) into second place in the conference race at the halfway point. Saddleback (15-8, 3-2) is third. Cypress (22-5, 5-0) leads the conference. Ammann, a sophomore transfer from Cal State Bakersfield, made 13 of 15 free throws for Rancho Santiago.
December 14, 1990
Brett Pagett set a single-game record for Rancho Santiago College with seven three-pointers in a 99-75 victory over Moorpark in the semifinals of the Pasadena Tournament Thursday. Pagett was seven of nine from three-point range and nine of 11 overall. He surpassed the record of six, which was set by Kenny Ammann (1988) and Gene Altamirano, who did it twice last season. Pagett also had six assists.
January 28, 1991 |
Arizona State went 10 minutes without a field goal but managed to hang on and defeat Stanford, 58-47, in a Pacific 10 Conference game Sunday. Tarence Wheeler ended the drought with a three-point basket to give Arizona State a five-point lead with 2:08 to play. Arizona State (12-5, 3-4) won at Stanford for the first time since 1986 and stopped its two-game losing streak. After starting this season 8-1 at home, Stanford (10-8, 3-5) lost its second in a row at Maples Pavilion.