HOME AT LAST: Redwoods men’s basketball downs Sierra in home-opener

first_imgThomas Nelson started the night off with thundering dunk, bringing the largest crowd assembled for a Redwoods basketball game in quite some time to their feet, and led his team with 24 points, Drew Gillette poured in 14 more and the College of the Redwoods men’s basketball team found no trouble in its home-opener against Sierra College, picking up an 80-59 win Thursday night.“We knew (Nelson) would play well tonight, he’s been waiting for this for a year-and-a-half,” Redwoods first-year head …last_img