Nacogdoches captures fourth place


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LaPoynor senior Ashton Abendroth shoots for two against Elkhart Friday at UT Tyler's Herrington Patriot Center. Photo by Victor Texcucano

Mason Proctor hit for 25 points to power Nacogdoches to a 62-57 win over Corsicana on Friday for fourth-place in District 16-4A basketball.

The game was part of the Fifth Annual East Texas Playoff Preview at UT Tyler’s Herrington Patroit Center.

The Dragons (15-12) advance to bi-district to play Arlington Seguin at 5 p.m. Tuesday at UT Tyler.

Corsicana, led by Dzifa Mallet’s 26 points, ends its season at 21-12.

The Preview continues Saturday with seven games at UT Tyler and one at LeTourneau in Longview.

Admission is $7 for adults and $5 for students.

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Nacogdoches 62, Corsicana 57

Corsicana 12171018 — 57

Nacogdoches 10191221 — 62

CORSICANA — Dzifa Mallet, 26; Mike Lewis, 11; Jamaal Evans, 6; Ernest McGhee, 6; Tim Lang, 3; Lathan Carter, 3; Raphael Watts, 2.

NACOGDOCHES — Mason Proctor, 25; Patrick Sanders, 9; Kwa Jones, 8; Jeron Garrett, 6; L.J. Barnes, 6; Christian Stokes, 3; Kyle Winfield, 3; De’Ante Riggins, 2.

THREE POINT GOALS — C: Lang, Lewis (2), Mallet. N: Jones, Procter, Stokes.

RECORDS — Corsicana (21-12); Nacogdoches (15-12).

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La Poynor 92, Elkhart 55

Elkhart 162478 — 55

La Poynor 31182518 — 92

ELKHART — Jacob Cheatham, 20; Luke Hollingsworth, 11; Chance Chapman, 10; Cole Bridges, 6; Brian Johnson, 4; Chad Taylor, 3; Colby McAdams, 1.

LA POYNOR — Octavius Crear, 23; Ashton Abendroth, 17; Deon Johnson, 16; James Jackson, 10; Mason Motal, 8; Justin Street, 8; Wade Lang, 5; Logan McClelland, 3; JaCorey Williams, 2.

THREE POINT GOALS — E: Hollingsworth (3), Cheatham (2), Bridges (2), Taylor. LP: Crear, McClelland, Abendroth, Johnson, Lang.

RECORDS — Elkhart (15-13); La Poynor (26-5).

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Broaddus 55, Miller Grove 53 OT

Broaddus 9 6161410 — 55

Miller Grove 9 613178 — 53

BROADDUS — Austin Kollet, 14; Devin Brooks, 13; Justin Bobbitt, 9; Ja’Darian Taylor, 6; Ja’Darian Taylor, 6; P.J. Johnson, 6; Zaryon Price, 5; Bret Byley, 2.

MILLER GROVE — Logan Miller, 15; Patrick Covington, 15; Quinten Stovall, 10; Ryan Dougan, 6; Aaron Smith, 4; Nathan George, 3.

THREE POINT GOALS — B: Kollet (2), Price. MG: Dougan (2), Smith.

RECORDS — Broaddus (16-8); Miller Grove (18-12).

 

 

White Oak 71, Chapel Hill 58

Chapel Hill 10 15 19 14 - 58

White Oak 21 26 10 14 - 71

Chapel Hill — D.J. Sammons 20, Michael Harris 17, Julius Hill 7, Keilon Moore 6, D.D. Mumphrey 6, Keith Minor 2.

White Oak — Levi Yancy 21, Hayden Nichols 13, Kris Anderson 13, Skylar Sutton 13, Cass Carr 6, Slade Sutton 3, Josh Benson 2.

Three Point Goals — D.J. Sammons (3); S. Sutton (2), S. Sutton, C. Carr (2), H. Nichols, L. Yancy.

Records — Chapel Hill (22-9), White Oak (32-1).

 

 

East Texas Boys Basketball

Playoff Preview

UT Tyler’s Herrington Patriot Center

Friday

Broaddas 55, Miller Grove 53, OT

LaPoynor 92, Elkhart 55

Nacogdoches 62, Corsicana 57

White Oak 71, Chapel Hill 58

Saturday

Wills Point vs. New Boston, 10 a.m.

Brownsboro vs. Frankston, 11:30 a.m.

Clarksville vs. Lufkin Hudson, 1 p.m.

Kerens vs. Saltillo, 2:30 p.m.

Hooks vs. Grapeland, 4 p.m.

Oakwood vs. Palestine Westwood, 6 p.m.

Cayuga vs. High Point Academy, 7:30 p.m.

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LeTourneau’s Solheim Arena, Longview

Saturday

Honey Grove vs. Quitman, 11:30 a.m.