mcloudy.png
Saturday December 7th, 2019 12:06PM

Boys basketball: Dawson lets it rain against North Forsyth; North Hall holds on; Johnson edges White

By AccessWDUN Staff

COAL MOUNTAIN — Dawson County put on a 3-pointer clinic in a 70-44 rout of North Forsyth in the Raider Thanksgiving Classic at Raider Arena Tuesday night. 

Mason Barnes hit four of the Tigers' 16 3-pointers and scored a game-high 20 points. Campbell Reed and Tate Adkins poured in 15 points each, with Adkins scoring all of his points behind the arc. 

It wasn't only an offensive explosion for the Tigers as they held North Forsyth to single-digit quarters in the second and third while extending their lead to 30 points.

The Tigers led 14-12 after the opening period but outpaced the Raiders 19-6 in the second to take a 36-18 halftime advantage. Dawson hit eight 3-pointers in the final quarter to outscore North Forsyth 22-9 in the final frame.

Jasper Gibson ended the night with 13 points.

Canon Jackson and Cory Seitz led the Raiders with 13 points each.


JOHNSON 56,
WHITE COUNTY 48

The Knights' outscored White County 17-4 in the final quarter to rally to the win at North Hall on Tuesday.

In a back-and-forth game, Johnson jumped out to an early 18-11 advantage after one. The Warriors stayed close in the second quarter, trailing 26-22 at the half.

In the third, White County came out hot, taking a 44-39 lead at the end of the third period. In the fourth, behind the play of Jesse Harbin and Buddah Johnson, the Knights smothered the Warriors on defense and pour in 17 points to take the win.

Harbin led the Knights with 19 points and Johnson had 14. Jose Cabrera added 9 points.

Reece Dockery and Will Sampson had 10 each to lead the Warriors' scoring.

Johnson plays host to Habersham Central on Tuesday. Tip is 7:30 p.m.

White County welcomes Blessed Trinity to open Region 7-4A play on Tuesday. Game time is set for 7:30 p.m. 


NORTH HALL 59,
UNION COUNTY 53

Brock Cooper scored 12 points and Robert Terry had 10 to lead the Trojans past Union County at home on Tuesday.

North Hall (4-1) led after the first 19-15 and at the half 36-27. In the second half, the Trojans extended their lead to 10 points, 48-38, but had to fight off a fierce Union County rally in the fourth quarter. 

Sawyer Drake and Landon Cox had 12 each to lead Union County.

North Hall will travel to East Hall on Tuesday. Tip is set for 7:30 p.m.

© Copyright 2019 AccessWDUN.com
All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed without permission.
Boys basketball: Dawson lets it rain against North Forsyth; North Hall holds on; Johnson edges White
Dawson County put on a 3-pointer clinic in a 70-44 rout of North Forsyth in the Raider Thanksgiving Classic at Raider Arena Tuesday night.
11:51PM ( 29 minutes ago )
Dogs remain 4th in CFP rankings as Ohio St jumps to No. 1
Georgia held on at No. 4 while Ohio State jumped LSU to No. 1 in the College Football Playoff rankings with two weeks left to go before selection Sunday...
7:32PM ( 4 hours ago )
Dogs' comeback falls short vs. No. 3 Michigan State
The Georgia Bulldogs’ 28-point comeback attempt against No. 3 Michigan State fell short in a 93-85 loss in the first consolation game of the Maui Jim Maui Invitational Tuesday afternoon at the Lahaina Civic Center...
6:29PM ( 5 hours ago )
Sports
'Top' teams win GHSA semifinal coin toss
Per GHSA by-law 4.39, GHSA Executive Director Robin Hines conducted a “universal” coin toss to determine which part of the bracket would be “home” in the Class 2A through 7A SEMIFINALS if the two competing teams are equal seeds.
1:17PM ( 1 day ago )
Boys basketball: Indians rally to beat Monroe Area
Patrick Jackson scored a game-high 28 points to lead Lumpkin County's 77-67 come-from-behind win over Monroe Area in the Tabo Tip-off Classic today.
12:20PM ( 1 day ago )
What we learned from the second round of the high school football playoffs
Three northeast Georgia teams are in the 2019 Georgia high school football state quarterfinals.
10:00AM ( 1 day ago )
High School Sports
Boys basketball: North Hall edges Johnson; Lakeview beats Rabun
Brock Cooper scored 18 points to lead North Hall to a 50-41 win over Johnson on Tuesday at White County High School.
By AccessWDUN Staff
12:33AM ( 23 hours ago )
Girls basketball: Gainesville rolls past Therrell; Rabun, Buford win; Dawson, Branch, Lakeview lose
Lauren Teasley scored 22 points and Sadie Roach poured in 17 to lead Gainesville past Therrell, 54-38, in the Chicken City Classic Showcase at home.
By AccessWDUN Staff
12:05AM ( 1 day ago )
Girls basketball: Johnson gets 1st win of season; Dawson County rallies in NForsyth tourney
A balanced Dawson County offensive attack eventually wore down Madison County Saturday as the Tigers rallied in the second half for a 69-55 victory in the North Forsyth Tip-off Tournament...
By AccessWDUN Staff
5:10AM ( 2 days ago )
Boys basketball: Dragons, Dawson County take tourney wins
Jefferson used a 24-6 opening frame to grab control and then cruised to the win Saturday in the Tabo's Tipoff Classic at The Arena...
By AccessWDUN Staff
5:00AM ( 2 days ago )
Boys basketball: West Hall, Banks County stay unbeaten
The West Hall boys remained unbeaten with 63-35 victory over rival Johnson Friday night at the Johnson gym...
By AccessWDUN Staff
8:10AM ( 3 days ago )