The North Baltimore High School Boys Basketball team beat BVC foe Riverdale in The Jungle in a make-up game on Monday evening.
Riverdale would take the lead after the 1st quarter 13 – 11, but the Tigers gained momentum in the 2nd to take a half time lead of 29 – 20. NB put the game out of reach with a big 3rd quarter, scoring 23 points, to just 11 for Riverdale. The final score was 69 – 43. NB improves to 12 – 8 and 7 – 4 in the Blanchard Valley Conference.
Derek McMahan led the home team with 22 points and 4 rebounds. Chad Wright scored 18 points and grabbed 10 rebounds. Noah Brian hit 11 points, levi Newcomer 7, Lane Bishop 5, Sean Watson 4 points and 4 rebounds, and Skylar Montgomery hit for 2 points.
Watson, Newcomer and Jacob Pelton had 2 steals each. Bishop and Watson had 3 assists each.
NB finishes the season at home Friday night against Van Buren for Senior Night, come out and support the Tigers against one of our biggest rivals!