The USC Salkehatchie Indians were back in action at home on Sunday afternoon as they kicked off Region X play against Brunswick CC. The Indians would come out to take an early 10-2 lead with 14:18 left in the first half and would never trail throughout the game. The Indians extended their lead at the half to 40-29.
In the second half, the Indians would go on a 12-6 run to lead 52-35 with 15:46 left in the game. However, Brunswick CC would not go away easy, the would go on their own 16-6 run with 10:41 remaining to pull to a 58-51 deficit.
In the end, the Indians would earn the victory 90-73.
Coach Corey Hendren,” I was pleased with our overall play today and especially the way we played defense. Today’s win is a great way to start Region X play.”
Leading the Indians in scoring was Nygel Gates with 34 and Terrance Jenkins with 14 points.
The Indians are now 12-9 on the season and 1-0 in Region X
Head Coach Glen Mayo