Feb. 12 boys’ basketball recaps.
(Photo: Carter Anderson had a double-double of 15 points and 11 rebounds in Northern Potter’s two-point win over Port Allegany Wednesday. Photo by Paul Burdick. Check out more of Burdick’s work here)
NORTHERN POTTER 48, PORT ALLEGANY 46
PORT ALLEGANY, Pa. – Carter Anderson had 15 points and 11 rebounds to help visiting Northern Potter beat Port Allegany 48-46.
Tre Slawson added 16 points in the win for the Panthers.
Howie Stuckey led Port Allegany with 15 points with Carter Moses adding 14.
Up by two with eight seconds left, Northern Potter missed two free throws, and Stuckey went the length of the court for the Gators only to see his shot go in and out. Port Allegany had one last chance with 0.5 of a second left, but a tough look in the lane also wouldn’t fall with Slawson getting a piece of the basketball.
AUSTIN 73, OSWAYO VALLEY 48
AUSTIN, Pa. – Jackson Glover recorded a triple-double of 17 points, 11 rebounds and 10 assists while adding three steals and a blocked shot, as Austin cruised past visiting Oswayo Valley, 73-48.
Parker Glover added 16 points for the Panthers with Caden Rees scoring 13. Joseph Glover and Skylar Crawford each chipped in six points and seven rebounds in the win.
Cayden Black’s 12 points led Oswayo Valley with Ian Bilski and Gunner Bean each adding nine points.
CLARION 55, KARNS CITY 47
KARNS CITY, Pa. – In a preview of a District 9 Class 2A quarterfinal game, visiting Clarion got 23 points from Cal German to pick up a 55-47 road win over Karns City.
The victory secured the No. 4 seed in the upcoming D9 playoffs for Clarion (14-8 overall, 7-3 KSAC South) while dropping Karns City (13-8, 7-3), who would have been the fourth seed with a win, to the fifth seed. Regardless of who had won the game the two teams would have been four and five and met in the first round of the playoffs.
Nick Frederick also scored 14 points in the win for the Bobcats, while Skylar Rhoades added nine points, nine assists and five rebounds in the victory with Hunter Craddock scoring four points to go with seven rebounds. German chipped in five assists.
Ethan McElroy led Karns City with 15 points, Chase Beighley added 12 points and seven assists and Nathan Waltman 11 points and 12 rebounds. Micah Rupp also had 10 boards for the Gremlins.
CURWENSVILLE 61, MOSHANNON VALLEY 42
HOUTZDALE, Pa. – Ty Terry exploded for seven 3-pointers on his way to a game-high 28 points, as visiting Curwensville beat Moshannon Valley, 61-42, in MoValley League action.
Trevor Lansberry added 19 points for the Golden Tide with Adam Miller chipping in eight.
Joe Bacher led Moshannon Valley with 12 points.
COUDERSPORT 68, OTTO-ELDRED 44
COUDERSPORT, Pa. – Behind a double-double of 10 points and 11 rebounds from Travis Gleason, Coudersport downed visiting Otto-Eldred, 68-44, in NTL action.
Kolby VanWhy led the Falcons in scoring with 14 points, Dillon Keglovits added 12 points and eight rebounds and Hayden Keck had 11 points, five assists and four steals.
Gavin Jimerson led Otto-Eldred with 11 points, Ethan Smith added nine points and Cole Sebastian had seven.
CRANBERRY 64, FOREST AREA 39
SENECA, Pa. – Matt McQuaide led a trio of Cranberry players in double digits with 22 points, as the Berries beat visiting Forest Area, 64-39.
Alex Finch added 11 points in the win with Cameron Russell scoring 10. JT Stahlman chipped in nine points for Cranberry.
Noah Burke led Forest Area with 15 points with Allen Johnston and Jacon Eddy each scoring eight.
BROOKVILLE 65, REDBANK VALLEY 37
NEW BETHLEHEM, Pa. – Jace Miner and Logan Byerly reached double figures in scoring, leading Brookville to a non-league 65-37 win at Redbank Valley.
Miner scored 19 points with seven rebounds while Byerly finished with 14 points and eight rebounds. The Raiders never trailed, leading 21-15 after the first quarter, 39-22 at halftime and 57-35 after three quarters before an 8-2 fourth-quarter advantage.
Bryson Bain had a double-double with 20 points and 10 rebounds for the Bulldogs, who concluded their season at 5-17.
CLARION-LIMESTONE 81, BROCKWAY 45
STRATTANVILLE, Pa. – Deion Deas scored 21 points, handed out eight assists and came away with four steals to help Clarion-Limestone blow past visiting Brockway, 81-45.
Hayden Callen added 19 points in the win for the Lions with Jordan Hesdon contributing 13 points, seven rebounds, four assists and three steals. Mitch Knepp also added nine points with Curvin Goheen grabbing eight rebounds to go with three tallies.
Alec Freemer scored 20 points to lead Brockway.