The Southern Guilford Men’s Basketball team defeated Alexander Central in the first round of the state playoffs by a final score of 76-41. Southern had four players in double digits with Mitahjj Cooper having 20, Tyler Dearman with 17, TJ McMaster with 14, and Julius Burch with 12. The Storm will play the winner of Hickory and Asheboro on Thursday. The Storm improve to 22-4 on the season.
Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 Final Southern Guilford: 16 18 21 21 76 Alexander Central: 11 8 11 11 41
Southern Guilford: Tyler Dearman-17, Julius Burch-12, Adnan Aurangzeb-6, Chris Tucker-4, Mitahjj Cooper-20, TJ McMaster-14, , Roman Johnson-2, Myles Crisp-1.
Alexander Central: Jem Lowence-17, Dalton Stikeleather-7, Jameson Benfield-3, Evan Presnell-3, Lucas Walker-3, Aiden Hoger-3, Maddax Kerley-3, Dawson Elder-2.
Courtesy of SG Coach Evan Fancourt