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Thursday May 28th, 2015 10:19AM

Boys basketball: Lanier overtakes Lumpkin County

By staff
The Lumpkin County boys basketball team took a 44-43 with two minutes left but couldn't hold on for the win on Tuesday, as Lanier pulled away for a 53-45 victory.

The Longhorns drilled a 3-pointer to regain the lead at 46-44 and hit a number of free throws to seal the outcome.

Malik Anderson scored 12 points to pace Lumpkin, while Evan Gaddiss added nine points.

Jordan Harper scored a game-high 18 for Lanier.

Lumpkin County travels to face Union County on Friday.
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