Despite a double double performance from Kyle Dawson (11 pts & 12 rbs), the Tigers came up short Friday night against the Spartans. The Tigers were ahead for the majority of the game. However, the Spartans made a go ahead basket with 30 seconds left in the game. The Tigers had a shot from Dawson and another shot at the buzzer from Hunter Rice that nearly went in but rimmed out. The Tigers struggled in the second half, committing 11 of their 16 turnovers in the 3rd and 4th quarters.
Scoring for the Tigers were Kyle Dawson with 11 points, Judah Simfukwe 6 points, Sami Smith 3 points, Jeremy Ryman 3 points, and Hunter Rice 3 points.
The Tigers fall to 2-1 on the season and will have a quick turnaround traveling to Huntington North Saturday night.