League Staff Writter – 10/21/2009
The Santa Barbara Breakers recorded their easiest win thus far on the 2009 China tour with a 80-42 victory over the Yuchuan Suns. The Breakers jumped out to a 27-12 first quarter lead and never looked back. The halftime score was 40-21. Leading the way for the Breakers with balanced scoring was: Tim Taylor’s 17 points, Chris Keller and Ivan Harris’s 14 points while Bryce McKenzie led in rebounds with 8 and Tim Taylor dished out 6 assists. In the third and fourth quarters, the Breakers went into their 3 point shooting attack with Taylor, Keller and Harris all netting 4 from trifecta land. Now sporting a 4-2 record on the tour, the Breakers will face a rematch with the Brazilian Universities Club Team in the City of Yuchuan, a destination in the Desert that has similarities to Phoenix, Arizona.