Scott County vs. Perry County Central (Coal Classic)
Perry County Central High School
Scott County coach Billy Hicks started the following lineup: 6-2 Sr. Isaiah Ivey, 6-1 Sr. Josh Harris, 6-3 Sr. Tamron Manning, 5-10 Jr. Quin Richardson, and 5-11 So. Trenton Gilbert. Perry County Central coach Allan Hatcher countered with 6-3 Sr. Kyle Huff, 6-2 Sr. Jaysean Paige, 6-7 Jr. Dalton Cornett, 5-10 Sr. Trevor Combs, and 5-8 8th grader Braxton Beverly.
Scott County defeated Perry County Central by a score of 66-56. Scott County shot 45.5% from the field including eight of 19 from the three point line. The Cardinals connected on eight of 11 free throws, pulled down 32 rebounds, and scored eight points off 11 Perry County Central turnovers. Perry County Central shot 47.6% from the field including four of 10 from beyond the arc. The Commodores connected on 12 of 17 free throws, pulled down 28 rebounds, and scored 12 points off six Scott County turnovers.
Trenton Gilbert led a balanced Scott County attack with 16 points including four three point baskets. Tamron Manning added 15 points, 11 rebounds, eight assists, and five steals. Isaiah Ivey chipped in with 14 points. Josh Harris also reached double figures with 12 points.
Jaysean Paige led Perry County Central with 32 points including four three point baskets and eight rebounds. Dalton Cornett added 12 points and eight rebounds.
Scott County 11 19 17 19 – 66
PCC 8 13 18 17 – 56
Scott County (66) – Ivey 14, Harris 12, Manning 15, Richardson 6, Gilbert 16, Petterson 2, Haddix 1.
Perry County Central (56) – Huff 6, Paige 32, Cornett 12, Combs 0, Beverly 6.
A special thanks to the Scott County Stats Crew for providing the comprehensive statistics for tonight’s game.