Patriots run over Southern 77-47
Published 1:02 pm Thursday, December 13, 2018
Bryston Alcorn scored a game-high 20 points and Elijah Frye poured in 16 points to lead the Lincoln County boys in a 77-47 win over Madison Southern Saturday night in the Central Bank Classic at Madison Central High School.
Alcorn was 6-for-7 from the field, 3-for-3 from 3-point range and connected on 5 of 7 free throw attempts. Frye finished at 7-for-10 from the field, 2-for-3 from 3. Riley Bodner finished just shy of double figures with nine points, but he was in double digits on the glass, grabbing a game-high 13 rebounds.
Lincoln (3-2) held a 19-14 edge at the end of the first period then doubled-up on Southern (3-3) in the second period, 28-14, to post a 47-28 halftime lead.
The Patriots led by as many as 36 points, posting a 73-27 lead at the end of the third before moving on for the win.
Lincoln shot 57 percent from the field overall, going 28-for-49 from two-point range, 9-for-18 from 3. At the line, the Patriots were 12-for-17.
Southern shot just 30.6 percent overall, going 15-for-49, 7-for-25 from 3-point range. The Eagles were 10-for-13 at the line.
Trent Moberly was the lone Eagle in double figures, finishing with 13 points.
The Patriots cleaned up on the glass, outrebounding the Eagles 40-19. Darius Napier had five rebounds for Lincoln and Bryson Yaden, Blake Smith and Jaxon Smith each had four. Colby Conrad led Southern with six rebounds.
Central Bank Classic
At Madison Central
Lincoln 19 28 26 4 – 77
MadSouth 14 14 9 10 – 47
LINCOLN (3-2) – Bryston Alcorn 20, Bryson Yaden 4, Blake Smith 9, Elijah Frye 16, Darius Napier 6, Jaxon Smith 9, Cade Jenkins 2, Preston Durham 2, Riley Bodner 9.
MADISON SOUTHERN (3-3) – Tucker Adams 3, Josh Reynolds 4, Walt Smith 3, Jayden Adams 1, Chad Fugate 5, Hunter Buchanan 8, Trent Moberly 13, Samuel Lee 7, Colby Conrad 1, Jonah Wooten 2.