Last week, the Buckhorn Wildcats took on the Lee County Bobcats. The Wildcats stayed one-step ahead of the Bobcats throughout the game, and went on to the 85-72 win.
The game started close, with Buckhorn taking the 16-13 lead at the end of the first quarter. Things remained close in the second period as the Wildcats went to the intermission with a slim 34-30 advantage.
Buckhorn increased their lead by four in the third period (51-43), and went on to win the game behind a fourth quarter explosion (34 points). The Wildcats went on to win the game by the final count of 85-72.
Buckhorn (85) Ryan Boggs 10, Josh Crank 4, Peyton Cooper 12, Joey Grove 12, James Blair 8, Connor Hoskins 25, Dylan Cole 8 and Caleb Estep 6.
Lee Co. (72) Hensley 7, Johnson 4, Fraley 18, Mays 13, Williams 15 and Tipton 14.
Tony McGuire can be reached at 606-436-5771, or on Twitter @HazardHerald.