Bakersfield Native Cooper Damron Returned Home Tuesday Night

Cooper Damron, a Bakersfield native, returned home Tuesday night in his team's 77-74 loss to Cal State Bakersfield.

Damron, a former Bakersfield High and Bakersfield College standout, had 14 points and five rebounds in the contest, which was won only after Westmont missed a potential game-tying three-pointer at the final buzzer.

Damron is averaging 10 points and 6.8 rebounds per game.