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Highland’s Curtis Belcher (14) goes up for a shot past Northmor’s Kyle Johnson during their Mid-Ohio Athletic Conference boys basketball game Thursday at Highland. The Scots rallied for a 64-54 victory over the Knights.
Highland’s Curtis Belcher (14) goes up for a shot past Northmor’s Kyle Johnson during their Mid-Ohio Athletic Conference boys basketball game Thursday at Highland. The Scots rallied for a 64-54 victory over the Knights. (Photo by Fred Main) View Image

By Mount Vernon News
December 20, 2013 11:13 am EST

 

SPARTA — After trailing Northmor for most of the first two and a half quarters, Highland basketball coach Matt Bradley’s message finally sank in.

Bradley wants his team to take the ball inside. Whether it be scoring from the post or using it to open up the outside, he feels his team needs to get the ball inside early and often.

The Scots finally did that midway through the third quarter and it turned a four-point deficit into a 10-point win as they rallied to beat visiting Northmor, 64-54, in Mid-Ohio Athletic Conference action Thursday.

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