Pawnee City Rolls
In a matchup of third seed Pawnee City and sixth seed Meridian, the Indians used a potent offense and a suffocating defense to pick up a 52-25 first round win versus Meridian Jan. 14 in the Class B MUDECAS Boys Basketball Tournament played at Southern High School.
Pawnee City took charge right from the start opening an 11-6 first quarter lead.
The Indians offense didnt slow down in the second quarter tallying 12 points against Meridians defense to extend their lead at half to 23-11.
Meridian battled to stay within 13 points, 32-19 after three quarters of play however Pawnee City put the game out of reach with a 20-6 scoring outburst in the fourth quarter.
Ty Brakhage and Kyle Schwisow topped the (1-12) Mustangs with nine points each, Jakub VanWesten, had three points and Tyler Nolte and Cesar Nunez contributed two points apiece.
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