COACH’S QUOTE: “It was not as good of a second half as the first. We were able to get Johnson the ball and he was able to make some easy baskets, and we did a good job of getting some steals and some transition buckets.” — Asher head coach Lance Weeks.
Team Records: Asher is 4-1; Earlsboro 3-3.
Up Next: Asher hosts Allen on Friday.
Stuart 58, Stonewall 53
STUART 13 13 18 14 — 58
STONEWALL 9 19 12 13 — 53
STUART: G. Brewer 14, K. Wilson 12, D. Beck 11, D. Lawrence 10, K. Dunagan 9, Z. Murdaugh 2.
STONEWALL: Chase Finely 23, Tanner Dees 21, Dakota Morgan 6, Gage Burns 3.
3-point goals: Beck (Stuart). Dees 5, Burns (Stonewall)
Fouled out: Lawrence (Stuart)
NOTEWORTHY: The Longhorns misfired on 13-of-20 free-throw tries and dropped a five-point home decision to Stuart on Tuesday night. Chase Finley fired in a game-leading 23 points and Tanner Dees added 21, including five 3-pointers, to pace Stonewall in a losing cause. Four players reached double figures for Stuart.
COACH’S QUOTE: “Stuart is a really talented team. We had our chances in the fourth quarter but really struggled at the free throw line, hitting just 7-of-20. We are getting better each game, though.” — Stonewall head coach Wes Moreland.
Team Records: Stonewall 3-2; Stuart 5-1.
Up Next: Tupelo at Stonewall Friday.