Mesa, AZ - The #18 Mesa Thunderbirds defeated the Phoenix College Bears Wednesday night, 64-49.
It was a nice win for Mesa as they have dropped two of its last three and heading into the final month of the regular season, conference wins are at a premium.
Leading the way with a double-double was Zyan Smith, who recorded 12 points and 16 rebounds as well as dishing out four assists. Also scoring a dozen points and pulling down 16 rebounds was Janelle Barkey, who did her damage coming off the bench.
Almost recording a double-double as well and scoring 12 points was Raenesha Willis, who pulled down eight total rebounds.
Mesa dominated in the paint as they outscored the Bears, 40-14, while the T-Birds outrebounded PC, 55-40.
With the win, Mesa moves to 14-7 overall and 11-3 in conference play. Mesa will be back at home this coming Saturday when they face Glendale at 2 pm.