Elliott County (22-7) (Region 16) vs. Bowling Green (28-5) (Region 4)
2015 Whitaker Bank/KHSAA Boys’ Sweet Sixteen®
March 19, 2015
Elliott County coach Greg Adkins started the following lineup: 6-3 Sr. Hunter Holbrook, 6-1 So. Chase Porter, 6-5 Jr. Collin Howell, 5-6 Jr. Landon Griffith, and 5-6 Jr. Reece Griffith. Bowling Green coach DG Sherrill countered with 6-3 Jr. Dane Drobocky, 6-2 Sr. Tucker Sine, 6-4 So. Terry Taylor, 6-0 Sr. Malik Carothers, and 6-2 Jr. Perry Ayers.
Bowling Green defeated Elliott County by a score of 86-44. Bowling Green shot 55.4% from the field including five of seven from the three point line. The Purples connected on 19 of 23 free throws, pulled down 44 rebounds, and committed seven turnovers. Elliott County shot 29.3% from the field including five of 23 from beyond the arc. The Lions connected on five of 12 free throws, pulled down 25 rebounds, and committed eight turnovers.
6-4 So. Kyran Jones led Bowling Green with 20 points and eight rebounds. Jones was eight of 10 from the field and four of four free throws. Tucker Sine added 18 points including four three point baskets, eight rebounds, and four assists. Terry Taylor recorded 12 points. Perry Ayers chipped in with nine points and Malik Carothers dished out seven assists.
Chase Porter led Elliott County with 15 points including three three point baskets and five rebounds. 6-1 8th Grade Korbin Spencer added 11 points and Hunter Holbrook chipped in with nine points.
Elliott County (44) – Holbrook 9, Porter 15, Howell 4, L. Griffith 2, R. Griffith 0, Spencer 11, Evans 3.
Bowling Green (86) – Drobocky 4, Sine 18, Taylor 12, M. Carothers 2, Ayers 9, Wilson 8, Gott 3, Yates 2, Jones 20, J. Carothers 2, Chaney 4, Riehn 2.
A special thanks to WL Stats and the KHSAA for providing the comprehensive statistics for tonight’s game.