In game three of the Traditional Bank Holiday Classic, Perry Central took on the Caverna Colonels. The Commodores defeated the Colonels (73-58) a week earlier in the Warren East tournament.
This time the Commodores would not jump out to a big lead as the Colonels kept the game close in the first period (17-12). In the second period, Caverna out dueled Perry Central (20-19), but it was the Commodores that went into the locker room with the 36-32 advantage.
Perry Central’s lead would not hold up in the third period as they went to the final frame trailing by one 50-49. The Commodores saved their best quarter for last as they blitzed the Colonels for the 70-61 win.
Chandler Caudill 2 (1 rebound), Travis Dunn 13 (1 rebound and 3 assists), Matt Turner 11 (1 rebound and 1 assist), Damon Tobler 14 (9 rebounds, 1 assist, 1 steal and 1 block), James Blair 19 (4 rebounds, 7 blocks, 3 assists and 2 steals), Noah Back 7 (4 rebounds and 1 assist) and Austin Hill 4 (2 rebounds and 2 steals).
Tony McGuire can be reached at 606-436-5771 or on Twitter @HazardHerald.