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Boys Basketball: Dixon 63, Russellville 52

by News Tribune | January 15, 2022 at 12:25 a.m.

DIXON -- The Russellville Indians fell 63-52 Friday night to the Dixon Bulldogs.

Dixon (10-5) jumped out to a 12-6 lead after the first quarter and led 33-18 at halftime.

The Indians (6-10) hung tight in the third quarter with both teams scoring 17 points. Russellville went on a run in the fourth quarter to cut the Dixon lead to five points, but Dixon bounced back to post the 11-point victory.

Russellville was led by Alex Oligschlaeger, who had team-high totals of 19 points and 16 rebounds. Chris Seaver and Charlie Miller also added 10 points each for the Indians.

Dixon was led by CJ Thiltgen who had a game-high 21 points.

The two teams will meet again at 7:30 p.m. Monday night in the first round of the Iberia Tournament.

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