Mar 02

Top-seeded Trojans down S.View to advance to NCHSAA 3rd round

Top-seed Garner takes care of business downing South View 92-70 to advance in the NCHSAA. The Trojans (24-1) will face #9-seed Northern Durham (19-7) Tuesday night at GMHS 7PM. The GNRC Champs never trail though the Tigers do cut the margin to 73-65 before the good guys go on a 12-5 run to pull away. Senior Julius Barnes ices the game with 10 straight free throws, part of his career high 30 points to lead Coach Gray’s team to their 15th straight win, & his 449 career win. Garner winning margin is their 14th win by +20 this season. Four double-figure scorers for the 21st game & raises their season average to 81.3, exceeding the school record 78.3 from 2011-’12.

SVW 16 17 14 23 70
GAR 22 21 12 37 92

Scoring: Julius Barnes 30,  JaShaun Smith 14, Kenyon Burt 13, Alex Reed 9, Nick Kuhns 5, Andrew Abrom 3.

Trojan Sports Network archive broadcast