Blair Oaks thwarts Linn rally in 59-49 victory
Saturday, January 26, 2013
WARDSVILLE, Mo. — Just when it seemed like everything was going Linn’s way, the Blair Oaks Falcons found an answer.
After the Falcons had jumped out to a 15-point lead in the third quarter, the Wildcats started walking the lead down.
They kept coming until the lead was just three, and they had the ball coming out of a timeout in the fourth quarter. But after a short jumper in the paint failed to fall, Blair Oaks got two free throws from Haydn Lock at the other end. The Falcons then forced a turnover and Brett Voss hit a backbreaking 3-pointer.
The Wildcats never got closer than six points after that and the Falcons captured a 59-49 win.
“Blair Oaks is very capable of that,” Linn coach Adam Eisterhold said. “Give them credit, they ....