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Kennett boys basketball team cruises past Crowley's Ridge Academy 65-42

Saturday, December 1, 2012

RECTOR, Ark. - The Kennett varsity boys basketball team moved back to the .500 mark Saturday afternoon with a 65-42 win against Crowley's Ridge Academy at the Rector Hall of Fame Classic.

"We had another good third quarter today," Kennett coach Jim Vaughan said. "It was good to finish the game the way we did."

Kevonte Mitchell paced Kennett with 20 points. Antonio Primer added 16, Akeem Nelson tallied 11 and Harold Weeden scored 10.

Crowley's Ridge Academy was led in scoring by James Scott who calculated 13 points and Luke Ellis who scored 12.

Kennett (2-2) will host Caruthersville in its conference opener Tuesday at 6 p.m.

"Caruthersville is going to come in ready to go," Vaughan said. "They are tremendously athletic with Monroe and their guards are quick. They play a fast style. We are going to take Sunday off and have a great practice Monday. The kids should be ready to go Tuesday. They'll be excited to play in front of the home crowd."

Kennett 65, Crowley's Ridge Academy 42

CRA 14 9 6 13 - 42

KHS 24 10 21 10 - 65

CROWLEY'S RIDGE ACADEMY (42) - Todd Mason 1, Johnathan Carlile 4, Nick Allmon 2, Jacob Towell 2, Luke Ellis 12, Tyler Mobley 5, Jonah Towell 3, James Scott 13. FG 11, FT 18/25, F 13. (3-pointers: Mobley 2. Fouled out: none)

KENNETT (65) - Cameron Harper 4, Akeem Nelson 11, Jay Edgington 1, Kevonte Mitchell 20, Harold Weeden 10, Antonio Primer 16, Divante Taylor 2, Team 1. FG 28, FT 7/13, F 20. (3-pointers: Weeden 2. Fouled out: none)



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