The Lady Blaze win in a real nail biter against the Oakland Lady Patriots Friday night and set the tone in this Murfreesboro riverly (45-37). Blackman who was leading at the end of the first quarter (17-8) lost a step as Oakland took control at the half (24-21) and kept the lead threw the 3rd quarter (31-27). Blackman, who was never out of the game, came back and took the lead for the win. Blackman with 35 rebounds and 8 turnovers and Oakland with 19 rebounds and 21 turnovers really played a big role to the Oakland loss. Blackman who went 14 minutes at one point of the game with no feild goals shot 15/44 for 34% including 2-3pts and 13/19 for 68% at the line. Oakland went 11/41 for 27% with 3-3pts and 12/18 for 67% at the line.
BLACKMAN- Dangerfield 16, Norris 9, Allen 8, Johnson 8, Miller 3, Killings 1
OAKLAND- Gibson 9, E. Eubank 7, A. Eubank 6, Oliver 5, King 3, Bivens 3, Riggins 2, Barnes 2
Blackman's Boys stay undefeated on the 2012-2013 season edging over Oakland in a close one. Blackman took control in the first quarter and never let go leading (15-10). At the half blackman kept the lead but Oakland was on there heels (26-23). At the end of the 3rd quarter it show this game would come down to the final minutes with Blackman only leading by 3 (39-37). Then with free throws coming into play blackman pulls away in the last few seconds making the final (55-47). Blackman had 23 rebounds and only 8 turnovers to Oaklands 22 rebounds and 14 turnovers. Blackman shooting 21/48 for 44% including 5-3pts and 8-11 for 73% at the line. Oakland was 18/43 for 42% with 3-3pts and 8/13 for 62% at the line.
BLACKMAN- Thompson 19, Coleman 10, McMiller 9, Rogan 7, Cousin 4, Jennings 4, Maher 2
OAKLAND- Stanberry 15, Oliver 11, Dunnaway 9, E. Smith 9, D. Smith 3
Oakland-37 At Blackman-45
Riverdale-65 At Siegel-41
Smyrna-64 At Lavergne-21
Eagleville-33 At MTCS-50
Oakland-47 At Blackman-55
Riverdale-38 At Siegel-75
Smyrna-30 At Lavergne-57
Eagleville-71 At MTCS-70 OT