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Jan 05

Trojans blast the Comets for 47th straight GNRC win

Demetric Horton hot start stakes the Trojans to 24-7 lead after the opening quarter and Garner coasts to 98-68 GNRC win over Clayton. Horton post 18 points, 9 rebounds and 8 assists. KD Burt leads Garner with 19, Mehki Townes 17, Alex Reed 12 points, 11 rebounds pace the Trojans with  Donovan Evans 11 off the bench. Evans creates 5 steals, part of the stellar Trojan defense that results in 17 Comet turnovers. Marque Maultsby chips in 6 points and 8 assists as Garner takes their 47th straight conference game (4-0 this season). Coach Eddie Gray’s Garner squad is relentless on the boards for 32-17 margin and crisp passing results in numerous layups en route to 69% shooting even though they hit just 12-of-26 FTs. The #2 ranked Trojans are off Friday night due to weather cancellation by WCPSS. The Knightdale game scheduled for Jan. 6th will be played Jan. 17th

Terrific highlights of the Trojans GNRC win from Chris Lehman and the Trojan Sports Network

Trojan Sports Network archive broadcast

CLA 7 18 24 19 68
GAR 24 28 27 19 98

Scoring: KD Burt 19, Demetric Horton 18, Mehki Townes 17, Alex Reed 12pts/11 rebounds, Donovan Evans 11, Marque Maultsby 6pts/8 assists, Trayvon Ferrell 5, Keion White 5pts/5rebounds, Jihad Ellis 2, Wellington Guzman 2, Sal-Bey Young 1

Garner varsity girls drop 62-51 decision to the Comets in the other make up game from varsity games postponed from Dec. 16th