Great start leads Fatima past Southern Boone
In boys basketball action Saturday
Sunday, December 23, 2012
When it was all over, Fatima’s super start was better than Southern Boone’s fantastic finish.
In a game worthy of two teams appearing in the Class 3 state rankings, Fatima jumped out early and held on for a 65-63 win in the Missouri National Guard Shootout on Saturday.
The sixth-ranked Comets jumped out to a 12-4 lead in the first 3:14, giving them a lead they would never relinquish.
“At the start, it looked like a Southern Boone team that hadn’t had a game for a week and a half,” Eagles coach Andy Jahnsen said. “You take the first quarter away, we win the game.
“We just came out ....