Wildcats pull away in second half to beat Harrisburg

Thursday, February 11, 2016

Trumann broke open a close game in the third quarter on their way to a 57-42 win over Harrisburg in 4A-3 conference basketball action this past Friday night in Trumann.

Hornet Walker Brown drives past Trumann's Murphy Taber during high school basketball action this past Friday in Trumann. (DT Photo/Anthony Cossey)

Gavin Casebier scored the first points of the game for Harrisburg with a basket inside as Jay Jones answered for Trumann with an inside basket making it 2-2. Dylan Mathis hit two free throws for Harrisburg to make it 4-2 only to see Kelon Booker connect on a three-pointer to make it 5-4 Trumann with 1:49 left. Mathis scored off the fast break for the Hornets before Kevonte Andrews hit two free throws to make it 7-6 Wildcats. Walker Hammond scored inside to give Harrisburg an 8-7 lead only to see Booker hit a three-pointer at the buzzer giving Trumann a 10-8 lead after one.

Complete game story can be found in the February 11 edition of the PCDT!

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