Boys Varsity Basketball · Boys Varsity Basketball beats Hancock County High Schoo 61 – 59

61 South Spencer High School
59 Hancock County High Schoo
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The Rebels won on the road Monday night at Hancock County (Ky.), 61-59. The Rebels jumped out to an early 12-4 lead on the hornets in the 1st quarter but the Hornets were able to close the gap and the Rebels led by just one point at the half, 26-25. However, strong offensive production in the 3rd and 4th quarters coupled with making free throws down the stretch helped to lead the Rebels to victory.

With the win, the Rebels improved to 6-10 on the season. The Rebels were led in scoring by Jaylen Taylor with 15 pts. Dylan Kelly added 13 pts. and Manning Webb scored 10 pts.

The Rebels will return to action on Saturday afternoon, as they will travel to sectional opponent Perry Central. The JV game is set to tip at 12:30 p.m. CST with the varsity game to follow at 2:00 p.m. CST.