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Basketball Boys Win Regional Consolation
Boys Come From Behind To Beat OKC Northeast For Trip To Area
CHS boys celebrated their win over Oklahoma City Northeast Saturday (at Glenpool)
which earned them a trip next week to the
4A Area Basketball Tournament in Choctaw.
Chester attracted a crowd of Northeast defenders under the offensive basket
but still put in 21 points for the Cardinals Saturday afternoon.
Winning Shot -- Kyle Lee Smith sank this 3-pointer with about 3 seconds
left on the clock to give Collinsville a 56-54 win. The clock ran out before
Northwest could attempt a final shot.
the 1st half four Northeast players would confer with their coach while the
fifth attempted freethrows.
was Northeast's final shot which regained the lead for them with ~30 seconds
left in the game at 53-54.
Collinsville boys never gave up after falling behind 0-10 in the 1st quarter
and took their first lead at 43-42 at 6:09 in the 4th quarter. The lead changed
4 times after that. The game was tied 47-47 for several minutes while Tyler
Chronister (@2:56) and David Chester (@2:17) both picked up their 4th fouls.
They both stayed in the game and took a 48-47 lead at 1:54. Collinsville took
another lead at 51-50 on a Kevin Phillips 3-pointer at 1:21. David Chester put
the Cardinals up again at 53-52 and 58 seconds left.
Harrell scored the first points for the Cardinals with this 3-pointer with only
3:05 left in the 1st quarter. David Chester made a basket and free throw with
12 seconds left in the 1st quarter to close to 6-12.
Northeast not contesting early free throw rebounds, Thomas Isam and Chance Riley
had to decide who would take this rebound.
Scoring: Chester 21, Chronister 10, Smith 9, Riley 7, Phillips 6,
reach the consolation finals today the CHS boys beat Purcell 53-33 Friday
(Feb. 23rd) to stay alive in the Regional Basketball bracket at Glenpool.
Kevin Phillips was the leading scorer in the Purcell game. Collinsville
lost to Wagoner in the opening regional round.
Phillips heads up court in the 2nd half.
Chronister drives to the bucket in the 2nd half.