The Cuesta College men’s basketball team beat Ohlone 72-53 on Friday night to advance to Saturday’s final at the Modesto Tournament.
Karem Ozel scored 27 points for Cuesta (11-4), and Roberto Mantovani scored 15 points and had 11 rebounds.
The Cougars rallied from a 1-point halftime deficit, outscoring Ohlone (4-8) 43-23 in the second half.
Evgeniy Moiseev added seven points and 10 rebounds for Cuesta.
The Cougars will take on Fresno City College on Saturday at 7 p.m.