Temperance Bedford beats Saline to set up SEC Red boys basketball showdown with Huron and more Friday results
There will be an SEC Red championship game at Temperance Bedford High School on Tuesday.
When Friday night began, Bedford was a half game back of Huron in the league standings, but after beating Saline 56-43, the River Rats and Kicking Mules are now tied for first with one remaining game against each other.
Michael Smutny scored 15 for the Hornets to try and spoil Bedford's shot at the outright title, but it wasn't enough. (Story | Boxscore)
MORE BOYS BASKETBALL
Milan 53, Carleton Airport 45: Big Reds clinch outright Huron League championship.
Melvindale AB&T 75, Willow Run 66: Mckenzie Dunlap scores 19 points, but Willow Run loses fourth-quarter lead. (Story | Boxscore)
Central Academy vs. Eastern Washtenaw Multicultural Academy: Postponed to March 2.
Huron 76, Chelsea 50: Devin Talley scores 26, including six of Huron's 11 3-pointers in matchup of SEC divisional champions. (Story | Boxscore | Photo Gallery)
Ypsilanti 51, Pioneer 44: Jasmine Jones scores 20 and Cara Easley 14 as Ypsilanti wins at home. Janese Honeycutt led Pioneer with 15 points. (Story | Boxscore)
Adrian 38, Saline 34 (OT): Saline loses a fourth-quarter lead and falls in overtime at Adrian. (Story | Boxscore)
Monroe 60, Lincoln 50: Tied at 20 at halftime, Lincoln allowed 40 points in the second half. Jordan Strauss led Monroe with 35 points while Katelyn Morris scored 21 for the Railsplitters. (Story | Boxscore)
Temperance Bedford 39, Dexter 37: A Dexter comeback fell just short and the Dreadnaughts lose their third game of the season. Riley McDonald scored 12 points for Dexter. (Story | Boxscore)
Willow Run 2, Melvindale Academy 0: Forfeit.
Central Academy vs. Eastern Washtenaw Multicultural Academy: Canceled.