Comets buzzer beat the Panthers…….
Asheboro’s Antonio Thomas hit a shot just before the buzzer to lift the
Asheboro Blue Comets over the Ledford Panthers 81 to 80. Thomas was 7 for 7
from the floor with 14 points for the game. Asheboro, after leading by 12
points in the third quarter, lost the lead to a hot shooting Ledford team
and trailed by 5 points with under a minute to play. Ledford had a crucial
turnover with 2.3 seconds remaining that set the stage for Thomas’s winning
shot. The Comets were led by Saegan Hilliard’s 21 points while Deshaun
Jones contributed 14 points in the victory.