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Basketball Week Roundup: Huskies go 3-0
Basketball Week Roundup: Huskies go 3-0

January 21, 2022

Both men and women's basketball began SCC-North conference play this week. The women netted wins road over Rio Hondo and LA Trade Tech, while the men had their game at Rio postponed, but defeated Tech to push their current winning streak to seven.

Huskies Crush Warriors in Home Debut
Huskies Crush Warriors in Home Debut

January 05, 2022

It's been 22 months since the East LA Men's Basketball team played on their home floor. After a year off due to Covid and spending the first two months of the 2021-22 season on the road, the Huskies finally played host, beating an overmatched El Camino Warriors squad by almost 70 points, 111-43.

East Los Angeles Big Man Bryan Penn-Johnson Evaluating Options
East Los Angeles Big Man Bryan Penn-Johnson Evaluating Options

December 17, 2021

247sports recently penned a story about ELAC men's basketball center Bryan-Penn Johnson and his strong prospects for transferring in the upcoming spring.

Huskies Take Control of Vikings, Snap Two-Game Skid
Huskies Take Control of Vikings, Snap Two-Game Skid

December 17, 2021

Sophomore forward Dezmond Washington scored 16 points in leading a balanced Huskies attack in an improved performance, overwhelming the Long Beach City Vikings in the 2nd half en route to an 88-74 victory.

The 2nd Season of Last Chance U: Basketball is coming in 2022!
Huskies to Begin New Season Ranked #1

October 20, 2021

The CCCMBCA has just released their preseason rankings for Northern and Southern California. The East Los Angeles College Men's Basketball team will open the 2021-22 season at the very top of the SoCal rankings, as many feel the region will produce its most talented teams in years.

photo courtesy of Netflix/Last Chance U
SLAM Magazine Features ELAC Coaches Mosley and Hunter in Spotlight Article

October 01, 2021

As today is the first day of the basketball preseason, we want to commemorate the return of ELAC Basketball by sharing an article by Deyscha Smith of SLAM Magazine, a preeminent publication of Basketball and Hip Hop.

Success of Last Chance U Basketball Turns ELAC into New Tourist Attraction
Success of Last Chance U Basketball Turns ELAC into New Tourist Attraction

August 05, 2021

In the months since ELAC Basketball was featured on Netflix's sports docu-series Last Chance U, the popularity of the series has garnered national and international interest in the team and the college. So much that tourists from various parts of the country have begun to stop by during their visits to LA. One such family of tourists are the Hermans.