It was a wild night in high school boys’ basketball for area teams.
In a game that you could have watched for free at peakofohiotv.com, Bellefontaine fought back from 14-down to force OT and ultimately secured a 62-56 victory over Kenton Ridge.
The Chiefs were led by Tavien St. Clair with 23 points, Kaden Reames scored 12 points, and CJ Wilson poured in 10 points.
Bellefontaine improves to 5-5 (2-2 in the CBC).
Kenton Ridge took the JV in OT 57-51 over Bellefontaine.
Indian Lake won a thrilling triple overtime home game with Urbana in a game broadcast on 98.3 WPKO.
The Lake was down by 18 in the third quarter and fought back to win 94-89.
Caiden Nicol led the Lakers with 26 points, including two 3-point buzzer-beaters to force both OT and the 2nd OT.
Camden Tuttle went 17-18 at the charity stripe (hitting 17 straight) while scoring 25.
Freshman Avery Pequignot had 19 points.
Indian Lake went 25-34 from the charity stripe (all in the second half).
Urbana’s Will Donahoe finished with 25 points and Aiden Bradshaw had 21.
The Hillclimbers went 12 for 29 from the free-throw line in the second half.
Indian Lake improves to 5-4 (4-0 CBC), while Urbana falls to 7-3 (3-1 CBC).
Benjamin Logan fell to Graham 54-47 in OT.
Ty Anspach led the Raiders with 11 points and Gavin Neeley added 10.
Ben Sells led all scorers with 26 for the Falcons.
The Falcons are now 5-6 (3-1 CBC).
The Raiders fall to 0-8 (0-4 CBC).
West Liberty-Salem fell to Greeneview 65-57.
For WL-S, Matt Jones had 21 points, Taran Logwood 10, and Brevin Louden 9.
The Tigers won the JV game 42-37 with Isaiah Reames scoring 15 and JJ Johnson 13.
Greeneview won the freshman game 35-33 in OT.
Cade Stokes and Gavin Nance each scored 9 for the Tigers.
Riverside won their Snowball game against Covington 59-51.
Gavin Orsborne had 19 points and 4 assists while Ayden Clary had 12 points and 10 rebounds and Myles Platfoot scored 10 points with 7 assists.
Covington took the JV game 54-43.
Hayden Sanford had 15 points and Reece Jenkins had 13 points and 8 rebounds for the Pirates.
Fairbanks beat Greenon 61-47.
North Union blasted Northwestern 68-44.