Mount Tabor 72(Grace had 16, Harris and Fagg 14 each and Hicks 11 for the Spartans.)
Myers Park 50(Turner 15, Alexander 13 and Ey 11 for the Mustangs.)
*****Mount Tabor(29-1) versus Huntersville Hopewell(28-0) on Saturday for the West Regional Title.*****
Final quarter going the way of MT. Spartans up by 20 points, 56-36 over the Mustangs of Myers Park….Greg Jackson for two for MT, 58-36 Spartans….Bucket by Mike Grace and the runaway is on..Free throw by Grace and it’s 61-38 MT…4:22 to play CJ Harris for two more and the board says 63-40 Tabor Spartans…Just 3:41 remaining and it’s still Mt. Tabor by 23 points over the Myers Park Mustangs. Two free throws by Mike Grace, two points by MP and we stand at 64-42 Tabor…..2:38 to play….Layup by MP and it’s 64-46 Tabor with 2:00 to go…Chad Hicks hits for two for MT and the lead goes back to 20 and then MP comes right back for two and calls a timeout with 1:31 to go and the scoreboard says, 66-48 Mount Tabor…..Grace with two free throws for MT and just 1:23 to play, 68-48 MT….Less than a minute to play and McGriff at the line for MT, misses on front end of one-and-one. Trey Ervin layup for MT…Bradford two free throws for MP, 70-50 MT…Game over after a layup by Tabor to close it at 72-50 Mount Tabor over Myers Park…
At the end of three quarters:
Mount Tabor 49(Alex Fagg 14 points, CJ Harris 12, Josh Hicks 11, and Mike Grace 10 for MT)
Myers Park 34….(Quan Alexander 13 and Odell Turner 11 for MP)
The men’s 4-A West Regional semifinal is under way….
Early second half and it’s 35-32 MT over MP…..Mike Grace three-point basket for MT, 38-32 Spartans, another Grace three and the run is on and MT leads 41-32. Turnover MP and with 3:48 to go in the 3rd Q, it’s MP 41, MP 32…..Greg Jackson for two and then Mike Grace for two more and it’s 45-32 Mount Tabor……2:14 left in the 3rd Q….
Alex Fagg at the line and hits the first and nails the second free throw and we have MT up by 15 at 47-32….Bucket by MP, 47-34 MT….1:15 left in the 3rd Q…Greg Jackson basket to close the quarter on a pass from Grace and after three it’s, MT 49-MP 34….
Mount Tabor 33(CJ Harris 12 points and Alex Fagg with 10 to lead the Spartans…..
Myers Park 28…..(Quan Alexander and Odell Turner 9 each for Myers Park Mustangs……
End of the 1st Quarter:Mount Tabor 21(CJ Harris 7 for MT)
Myers Park 12(Griffin Shaw 4 for MP)
2nd Quarter:Alex Fagg connects for MT, 23-12 Spartans….Free throw and a bank shot for MP, 23-15 MT…Fagg scores again inside for MT, 25-15 MT Spartans….MP inside shot in and it’s 25-17 Tabor….Odell Turner for MP fouled and hits both free throws, 25-19 Tabor…4:00 minutes left in the first half……One free throw by Greg Jackson for Tabor and then a three-pointer on the other end by MP and it’s 26-23 and the Mustangs have cut the lead to just three points. Two free throws and a layup by CJ Harris a three-pointer by MP and a layup by Josh Hicks of MT and it’s 32-26 MT….. Harris hits 1-2 at the line and it’s 33-26 with 1:00 to go first half….Bucket by the Mustangs Ey and the lead is down to 5 at 33-28 MT….Turnover MT and a heave by MP and the half is complete…MT 33, MP 28…….
CJ Harris two free throws for Mt. Tabor and then a layup by Harris and it’s 4-0 Spartans early….Baseline jumper Josh Hicks good for Tabor, 6-0 Spartans….Another jumper by Hicks from the right side good, 8-0 Tabor.
Two free throws by Ey of Myers Park and it’s 8-2 Tabor and quickly back the other way an inside shot by Tabor’s Greg Jackson goes in and it’s 10-2 Tabor. Alex Fagg inside for Tabor and it’s 12-4 Tabor….
Free throw by Ey for MP and then CJ Harris hits for Tabor and is fouled and hits the free throw and it stands 15-5 Tabor. Field goal by MP and then another and now we have a 17-9 score after a jumper by Alex Fagg of Mt. Tabor….
17-10 MT with Alex Fagg at the line for Tabor…First good and second good, 19-10 MT….Jumper for MP, 19-12..Layup by Clark of MT, 21-12 Spartans….1:00 to go 1st Quarter……