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Conference leaders Stonewall’s Trent Lackey, shown here against Colbert earlier this season, scored two points and pulled down a team-high eight rebounds to help the Longhorns to a 40-36 victory over Tupelo Friday night. With the win, Stonewall improved to 3-0 in Pontotoc Conference play heading into this week’s conference tournament at Allen.

Photo by Richard R. Barron
Ada Evening News

Friday’s Games

At Konawa

Konawa 84, Meeker 70

MEEKER    20    14    17    19  —  70

KONAWA    17    21    24    22  —  84

MEEKER: Trevino 23, Tyler Jones 16, Henry 12, Doss 6, Bender 6, Palmer 5, Shouse 2.

KONAWA: Devin Terry 36, Chad Cloud 16, Alex Yellowfish 14, Cody Stinnett 12, Jacob Garner 4, Josh Kirkwood 2.

3-point goals: Doss 2, Palmer (M), Terry 4, Cloud (K).

Fouled Out: Jones (M), Stinnett (K).

NOTEWORTHY: Devin Terry scored 36 points to lead for players in double figures, and the host Tigers rallied from a 16-4 first-quarter deficit to win their season opener. Terry hit four of Konawa’s five 3-pointers and added seven rebounds, six steals, two assists and two blocked shots. His backcourt mates, Chad Cloud and Alex Yellowfish, added 16 and 14 points, respectively, and Yellowfish dished out six assists while Cloud had six rebounds and five assists in his first start in a Konawa uniform. Cody Stinnett was also in double figures with 12 points and also had a game-high eight rebounds in the victory.

COACHES QUOTE: “It was a heck of a ball game. The kids stepped up and didn’t panic when we got behind, and they played well.” — Konawa coach Gordon Garner.

Team Records: Konawa 1-0

Up Next: Latta at Konawa Tuesday.

At Hartshorne

COALGATE 52, Hartshorne 22

COALGATE    11    19    10    12  —  52

HARTSHORNE      2      9      4      7  —  22

COALGATE: Bradley Stowe 26, Colby Lackey 7, Tanner Robben 5, Dustin Ybarra 4, Brandon Jim 4, Jaymin Riley 3, Lance Walker 3.

HARTSHORNE: Nelson 8, Keaton Moody 6, Tiger 4, Terry 2, Akins 2.

3-point goals: Riley, Lackey, Robben (C), Nelson 2 (H).

Fouled Out: Terry (H)

NOTEWORTHY: Bradley Stowe had an impressive double-double -- 26 points and 15 rebounds -- to lead Coalgate to the blowout road victory.  The Wildcats raced to a 30-11 halftime lead and finished with 16 steals from seven different players. Colby Lackey added seven points and a game-high four steals for Coalgate.

COACHES QUOTE: “Stowe had a field day. We finally outsized somebody and he just sucked up the boards. I’m excited about the start. The kids are playing hard. For us to come off one week of practice, it’s a really good start. I think we’re on the right track. We’re playing really good defense.” — Coalgate coach Kerwin Manion.

Team Records: Coalgate 2-0

Up Next: Tishomingo at Coalgate Tuesday, Coalgate vs. Eufaula, 6 p.m. Thursday in first round of the Southeast Shootout in McAlester.

At Tupelo

Stonewall 40, Tupelo 36

STONEWALL    4    12    8    16  —  40

TUPELO    8      4    4    20  —  36

STONEWALL: David Hamilton 12, Jon Clemens 7, Dakota McCollum 6, Dakota Gore 5, Lonoke Payne 3, Trent Lackey 2, Dakota Morgan 2, Brycen Arterberry 2, Dillon Munday 1.

TUPELO: Tanner Davis 21, Matt Benedict 8, Brandon Maggia 4, Jake Sanders 2, Jake Frazier 1.

3-point goals: Hamilton 2, Clemens (S), Davis 3, Benedict 2 (T).

Fouled Out: McCollum (S), Chat Henry, Maggia (T).

NOTEWORTHY: David Hamilton scored 12 points, and a balanced Stonewall offense offset a career-high 21 points from Tupelo’s Tanner Davis as the Longhorns squeezed out the road victory to remain unbeaten (3-0) in Pontotoc Conference play.

COACHES QUOTE: “It was a defensive game. I didn’t think we came out with much intensity in the first half, and we struggled offensively all night. It was another tough conference game, and we were happy to get out of there with a win.” — Stonewall coach Wes Moreland.

Team Records: Stonewall 5-3, Tupelo 4-4.

Up Next: Vanoss vs. Tupelo, 6:20 p.m., Stonewall vs. Asher, 9 p.m. Tuesday at Pontotoc Conference Tournament in Allen.

At Allen

Allen 51, Asher 31

ASHER    7    11    7      6  —  31

ALLEN    8    18    12    13  —  51

ASHER: Zac Fowler 13, Trent Boles 8, Damian Doshier 6, Matt Palmer 4.

ALLEN: Lane Mills 20, Brady Caldwell 10, Conner Johnson 6, Brent Mullicane 6, Brett Edens 5, Grant Rowsey 4.

3-point goals: Johnson 2, Mullicane (A); Fowler 2, Boles 2 (Ash)

Fouled out: None.

NOTEWORTHY: Sophomore Lane Mills poured in a game-high 20 points and Brady Caldwell added 10 to lead the Mustangs to the lopsided win. Allen led 26-18 at the half before outscoring Asher 25-13 over the final two frames. Zac Fowler led Asher with 13 points.

Team Record: Allen 2-1; Asher 5-3.

Up Next: Allen vs. Calvin Monday, 6:20 p.m.; Asher vs. Stonewall Tuesday, 9 p.m. at Pontotoc Conference Tournament in Allen.

At Ada

Tecumseh 60, Ada 41

TECUMSEH    18    15    19    8  —  60

ADA      9    15      8    9  —  41

TECUMSEH (2-0): Kevin Hill 7-14, 0-2, 14; Francisco Hukill 5-13, 3-3, 13; Trey Dorsey 5-8, 0-0, 12; Tyler Factor 3-4, 1-2, 10; Jackson Ryan 3-5, 0-0, 6; Darian Permetter 1-1, 0-0, 3; Dakota Davis 1-1, 0-0, 2. Totals: 25-47, 4-7, 60

ADA (0-1): Nick Anderson 5-12, 5-9, 16; Paxton Kilby 2-5, 5-9, 9; Christian Johnson 3-6, 0-0, 6; Austin Peteet 2-5, 0-1, 5; Nathan Blakely 2-2, 0-0, 4; Matt Smith 0-0, 1-2, 1. Totals: 14-34, 11-23, 41.

Turnovers: Tecumseh 8, Ada 10.

Steals: Tecumseh 8 (Dorsey 5); Ada 6 (Smith 3).

Rebounds: Tecumseh 30 (Hill 10); Ada 27 (Johnson 5).

3-point goals: Tecumseh 6-18 (Factor 3-4, Dorsey 2-3, Permetter 1-1); Ada 2-7 (Anderson 1-3, Peteet 1-2).

Fouled out: Factor (T).

At Latta

Latta 44, Byng 39

BYNG    13    12    4    10  —  39

LATTA    15      5    8    16  —  44

BYNG: Tate O’Grady 17, Austin Williamson 9, Ryan Williams 6, Eli Bailey 5, Matt Gore 2.

LATTA: Reed Johnson 19, Dylan Tinkler 11, Heston Bush 5, Brogan Cantrell 4, Trent Storts 3, Jake Collins 2.

3-point goals: Williams (B), Storts, Tinkler, Johnson (L).

Fouled Out: Bailey (B).

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