Harrison County vs. Henry Clay (Boys)
Henry Clay High School
January 27, 2015
Harrison County coach Larry Kendall started the following lineup: 6-4 Sr. Trent Thompson, 6-1 Sr. Robbie Stroub, 6-4 Jr. Zack Pulliam, 5-9 Sr. Jordan Kenney, and 6-0 Jr. Brock Jenkins. Henry Clay coach Daniel Brown countered with 6-3 Sr. Colby Barnes, 6-1 Jr. Isaiah Tisdale, 6-5 Jr. Jordan Houston, 5-9 Sr. Dakhari Campbell, and 6-0 Sr. Felix Wilson,
Jordan Houston scored a basket in the closing seconds to give Henry Clay a 57-56 come-from-behind victory over Harrison County. Harrison County, buoyed by 56.5% shooting in the first half, led 57-56 at halftime. Henry Clay roared back outscoring the Thoroughbreds 17-7 in the final quarter to capture the win. The score was tied four times and there were seven lead changes in the game. Turnovers plagued Harrison County tonight as Henry Clay scored 20 points off 18 Harrison County miscues.
Henry Clay shot 36.5% from the field including three of 15 from the three point line. The Blue Devils connected on eight of 15 free throws, pulled down 34 rebounds, and held a 16-4 advantage in bench scoring. Harrison County shot 48.7% from the field including four of 12 from beyond the arc. The Thoroughbreds connected on 14 of 18 free throws, pulled down 30 rebounds, and scored five points off seven Henry Clay turnovers.
Isaiah Tisdale led Henry Clay with 17 points and five rebounds. Jordan Houston added eight points and six rebounds. 6-2 Jr. Leander Ridgeway also scored eight points. Colby Barnes recorded six points and seven rebounds.
Zack Pulliam led Harrison County with 19 points including three three point baskets and six rebounds. Robbie Stroub added 14 points and eight rebounds. Trent Thompson recorded 12 points and eight rebounds.
Harrison County (56) – Thompson 12, Stroub 14, Pulliam 19, Kenney 2, Jenkins 5, Jenkins 4.
Henry Clay (57) – Barnes 6, Tisdale 17, Houston 8, Campbell 3, Wilson 7, Ridgeway 8, J. Mitchell 7, Jones 1.
A special thanks to WL Stats for providing the comprehensive statistics for tonight’s game.