Second-quarter surge sparks Bees past Bucs on Senior Day at B-UHS

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TENNERTON — East Fairmont used a second-quarter surge to pull away from Buckhannon-Upshur, 67-52, Saturday afternoon in Big 10 Conference play.

The contest was moved from Friday night due to area flooding.

The Bucs also honored their four seniors, Drew Heatherly, Taylor Whitehair, Holden Edwards and Austin Bowen, during the day.

B-U jumped out to a 14-11 lead after one quarter but the Bees took the second frame, 20-4, to lead 31-18 at the break.

The Bucs took the third quarter, 16-14, but were outscored 22-18 in the final frame.

Sophomore forward Brayden Cutlip recorded a double-double with 15 points and 13 rebounds to lead B-U. Greyson Shepherd added nine points and four assists, Edwards eight markers and four helpers, Dawson Lilly eight points and Heatherly four assists.

Jesse Maddox netted a game-high 20 points and Nicholas Stinespring added 13 for East Fairmont.

The Bucs of first-year coach Travis Foster are now 6-14 overall and 5-8 in the Big 10). They will visit Bridgeport at 7:30 p.m. today to conclude regular-season play.

The boxscore:

East Fairmont (11-9, 6-9 Big 10)

Lane Pollock 2 2-2 6, Garrett Wilkerson 1 0-0 3, Jesse Maddox 5 9-9 20, Garrett Oates 2 2-2 6, Gavin Asterino 2 0-0 6, Nicholas Stinespring 5 3-5 13, Gage Nicholson 1 1-3 3, Alexander Harvey 4 0-0 10, Ducati Linn 0 0-0 0. Totals 22 17-21 65

Buckhannon-Upshur (6-14, 5-8 Big 10)

Drew Heatherly 2 0-0 5, Holden Edwards 4 0-0 8, Greyson Shepherd 4 1-2 9, Austin Bowen 1 0-0 2, Ryan Hurst 0 1-2 1, Dawson Lilly 3 1-1 8, Ryan Strader 2 0-0 4, Brayden Cutlip 7 1-4 15, Zach White 0 0-2 0,  Taylor Whitehair 0 0-0 0, Logan Hitt 0 0-0 0, Jacob Loudin 0 0-0 0, Tyler Sandreth 0 0-0 0. Totals 23 4-11 52

East Fairmont             11 20 14 22 — 67

Buckhannon-Upshur 14   4 16 18 — 52

3-point goals — EF 6-17 (Aserino 2-2, Wilkerson 1-1, Maddox 1-6, Harvey 2-4, Stinespring 0-1, Nicholson 0-3), B-U 4-11 (Heatherly 1-5, Lilly 1-5, Whitehair 0-1, Edwards 0-1, Shepherd 0-3, Hitt 0-1, Hurst 0-1). Fouled out — None. Rebounds — EF 25 (Nicholson 7), B-U 39 (Cutlip 13). Assists — EF 10 (Maddox 6), B-U 14 (Heatherly, Edwards, Shepherd 4). Total fouls — EF 13, B-U 14


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