Monday, March 7, 2016
David Crockett High School
Oak Ridge High School
The much anticipated rematch between the Wildcats and the Pioneers is underway at the Wildcat Arena. The last time these two meet was in December and the game went into double overtime with David Crockett winning the game. Oak Ridge is out for revenge and the winner of this game will move on to the State Tournament.
After the first quarter, Oak Ridge leads David Crockett 22-16. Both teams leaving everything they have on the court. EJ Bush and Tee Higgins have 6 points each for the team high at the end of the first quarter.
The Lead is back and forth, and at the end of the first half, Oak Ridge manages to hold to the lead at 41-37. The Pioneers outscore the Wildcats 21-19 in the second quarter. EJ Bush leads the the team with 14 points at the half, Tee Higgins leads the team in rebounds with 8 for the half.
David Crockett keeping themselves in the game by shooting outside the arc. Oak Ridge able to maintain the lead at the end of the third quarter 64-57.
David Crockett manages to outscore the Wildcats 4-11 at the end of regulation time. All tied up at 68-68. Seems like a repeat of the last time they met.
David Crockett stalling and taking some time off the clock in overtime. It will come to the last shot which will determine the winner. Pioneers hit a 2 and the Wildcats answer with a 2 of their own. Tied up at 70-70. David Crockett again take some time off the clock and hits a 3 pointer to put them up with 3 secs. left. Oak Ridge brings the ball down the court and calls time out. They have 1.7 seconds to make a 3 to tie the game. David Crockett will be going to State. The road has come to an end for Oak Ridge,