|IAC JV BOYS BASKETBALL: FAST START PROPELS NOTRE DAME TO 44-34 WIN OVER TIOGA (2018-01-10)
Valley Sports Report
TIOGA CENTER — Notre Dame raced out to a 14-0 first-quarter lead en route to a 44-34 win over Tioga here Tuesday evening in IAC junior varsity boys basketball action.
Five different players scored for the Tigers, who were 0-for-4 from the free-throw line in the first quarter, in the second quarter as they trimmed the deficit to 19-10 at the half.
The junior Crusaders sealed the victory with an 18-8 third-quarter run to expand their lead to 37-18 entering the final eight minutes.
Dom Wood led Tioga with nine points, while Jacob Engle added eight points, and Derrick Gage chipped in with five points.
The Tigers connected on just 10 of 29 free-throw attempts in the contest, while Notre Dame made 7 of 10.
Tioga, now 0-11, returns to action Friday at Thomas A. Edison.