Written by Stacy Atkison
Published under News
January 11, 2008
Ozark rained on
Ozark, now 6-6 overall and 1-1 in the league, hit 6-of-7 treys in the opening period, building a 31-19 lead. The Tigers made 5 more treys in the second period, out of 8 long range attempts, earning a 57-37 lead by intermission.
Ozark wound up making 13-of-20 treys in the game. Isaiah Monroe hit 2, Ryan Holmes 3, Matt Jordan 4, and Seth Arnold 4 for Ozark.
After the intermission, both teams went from halfcourt zone defenses to a man-to-man, and Ozark went inside to 6-4 junior Jordan Nuckolls. Nuckolls scored 15 points in the second half, and just missed a double-double in the game with 26 points, 9 rebounds, 4 assists and a blocked shot.
Justin Jones added 17 points, 5 rebounds and an assist to the Blue Jays effort.
Kelby Phelps finished with 15 points, 5 assists, 3 rebounds, a steal and a blocked shot for
Justin Drane scored 5 points for the Jays with 4 rebounds, 3 steals and an assist in the contest.
Cameron Keenan scored 2 points with 3 reb ounds, 2 steals, an assist and a block for
Charlie Williams also scored 2 points for
Jordan Jones added 2 points and a rebound, Alex Bartow pulled down 2 rebounds and Jason Young and Derek Welch each had a rebound for the Blue Jays.
Ryan Holmes added 13 points, 7 rebounds and an assist to the Tigers attack.
Seth Arnold scored 12 points, Will Austin finished with 7 points, Isaiah Monroe posted 6 points, Thomas Ligon scored 5 points, Alex Spencer finished with 4 points and Austin Holtzclaw scored 3 points in the game for the Tigers.
Ozark also won the JV game, posting a 58-46 COC win at
Dylan Hord led the Tigers with 15 points, 5 rebounds, 3 steals and 2 assists.
Ozark led 13-10 after one period, but
The third period led to the Blue Jays demise as
Scott Ragsdale scored 14 points with 11 rebounds and 3 steals, posting a double-double to lead the Blue Jays.
Dwayne McCroskey just missed a double-double for
Ty Diehl added 8 points, 5 rebounds and an assist for the Blue Jays.
Matt Poole finished with 4 points, 4 assists, 3 steals and 2 rebounds in the contest for
Jake VanDiggelen also scored 4 points for the Blue Jays with 2 rebounds in the game.
Charlie Williams scored 2 points, pulled down 5 rebounds, blocked 2 shots and handed out an assist for
Kelsey Hyde had a rebound and a steal for the Blue Jays.
Austin Holtzclaw scored 13 points with 9 rebounds for Ozark.
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