Basketball defeats Tinora in overtime
January 5, 2014Bryan High School
It took overtime but the Golden Bears basketball team defeated Tinora 65-56 Saturday night at Bryan High School.
Tinora led Bryan by 7 at the half, but the Bears fought back to lead by 4 twice in the 4th quarter. The Rams forced overtime, but Bryan pulled away in the extra four minutes for the win. Bryan outscored Tinora 45-29 in the second half and overtime.
Bryan shot just 37% from the field, but made up for the poor shooting with a 68% night from the charity stripe. Three Golden Bears scored in double figures - Thomas Martin (21), Sean Culler (15) and Austin Schimmoeller (13). Martin also went 7-10 from the foul line over the 4th quarter and overtime.
Bryan is now 3-5 on the season and will face Patrick Henry on Friday night. Tinora moves to 7-2 on the season.