Belleville East Knocks Off Edwardsville 56-41 In The Second Day Of The Prairie Farms Holiday Classic Tournament

COLLINSVILLE – In the second day of the 37th annual Collinsville Prairie Farms Holliday Classic the Edwardsville Tigers was defeted by the Belleville East Lancers 56 – 41.

In the first quarter the Belleville East Lancers jumped out to a 16 to 11 lead over the Tigers. The Lancers pushed the lead to a 30- 19 going into half time. The Lancers were 13 -26 from the floor going into halftime while the Tigers were 7-19.

In the third quarter the a Tigers were able to outscore the Lancers 11 -9 but still was behind 39-30 going into the fourth quarter. In the final quarter the Lancers were able to outscore the Tigers 17-11 to take the win.

The Lancers were led by Jordan Pickett with 14 points, Bryon Jones 13 points and Jackson Muse with 11. The Tigers were led by Bryce Spiller with 14 points and Isayah Kloster with 9 points.

The Tigers will play Alton in the next round.

Chris Rhodes
Author: Chris Rhodes

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