Boys Varsity Basketball · Boys’ Varsity Basketball Defeats Perryville And Will Play For Conference Title Saturday

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On Senior Night celebrating Austin Coale and Jacob Raye the Tigers defeated Perryville by a score of 72-62. Perryville raced out to an early 9-3 advantage before the Tigers went on a 31-14 run to take a 34-23 halftime lead. The Tigers took control late in the 3rd and led by as many as 20 before Perrville ended the game on a 12-2 to get the final margin to 10. Cole Rickerman went 10/13 from the free throw line and paced the team with 24 points. Collin Reando had an efficient 19 points going 8/13 from the field. Arhmad Branch continued his excellent contributions as a Freshman with 6 points 6 assist and 8 steals. Damarion Anderson also had 13 points. Austin Coale 4 , Connor Westhoff 4 and Jacob Raye 2 rounded out the scoring. The Tigers travel to Jefferson Tuesday and then Hillsboro on Saturday in a game that will decide the conference title.