Shelbyville Daily Union

December 6, 2013

BC opens with win

John Curtis Daily Union Sports Editor
Shelbyville Daily Union

---- — Beecher City opened their season later than other teams, but it was worth the wait. BC beat Ramsey on Tuesday, 49-46.

Beecher City built a 9-point lead in the 1st half, 25-16. But, Ramsey started chipping away in the 3rd period. They cut to an 8-point lead, then out-scored BC 18-13 down the stretch. Ramsey cut to five, but BC held on for the win.

Brady Barnes led BC with a double-double, 21 points, 16 boards. Austin Rexroad was the BC arc angel, scoring 11 points with a trey hat trick.

Both teams went to the line quite a bit. BC’s foul shooting was the difference in the ball game. They were 20-of-27 (74%), Ramsey was 15-of-29 (52%), a 5-point advantage in a 3-point win.

Tuesday

Beecher City 49, Ramsey 46

BeeCity 11-14-11-13--49

Ramsey 9-7-12-18--46

BC stats: Brady Barnes 21 (4 FGs, 13/17 FTs), 16 rebounds; Austin Rexroad 11 (1-2, 3-3 pt FGs), Brandon Gardner 6 (2 FGs, 2/2 FTs), 4 assists; Daniel Harder 6 (2 FGs, 2/4 FTs), Andrew Lagerhausen 3 (3/4 FTs), Adam Doty 2 (FG). Team FGs 13. 3-Pointers: 3 (Rexroad). Team FTs 20-of-27.

Ramsey stats: Hunt 15 (3-2s, 2-3 pt FGs, 3/4 FTs), Knisely 12 (3 FGs, 6/13 FTs), Camez 8 (3 FGs, 2/4 FTs), Wesselman 4 (FG, 2/3 FTs), Kelly 4 (FG, 2/3 FTs), Thomas (0/2 FTs). Team FGs 14. 3-Pointers: 3 (Hunt 2, Lay 1). Team FTs 15-of-29.