02/25/15 Negaunee, Michigan – The Negaunee Miners Boys Basketball team hosted the Westwood Patriots in a MPC match up game. Carl Leander Johnson, the voice of the Negaunee Miners and Jesse Anderson were there to bring you all the exciting action on Sunny.FM.
The Negaunee Miners won the tip to start the game, and Jay Lori took the ball to the basket to score on the first possession of the game and give the Miners the lead. The Westwood Patriots came to play and with the 3 minutes of the quarter played they tied the score 4-4. The Westwood Patriots took their first lead of the night 7-6 with a 3 pointer. The Negaunee Miners were quick to answer back to the their rivals and scored a 3 point shot of their own to take the lead 9-7. The Negaunee Miners were able to finish the quarter in the lead 13-10 against the Patriots on Sunny.FM.
The Westwood Patriots had the first possession of the second quarter and scored to decrease the Negaunee Miners lead to 13-12. The Negaunee Miner responded with two quick baskets and increase the lead 17-12. The Westwood Patriots came to play and scored a another 3 point shot to bring the game within 2 points. The Westwood Patriots went on a 5 point run and regained the lead 18-17 with the quarter half over. The Negaunee Miners were able to pull away with lead 26-22 to finish the first half over the Westwood Patriots.
The Negaunee Miners scored first in the third quarter with a free throw shot, but the Westwood Patriots followed that point up with a field goal to trail 27-24. The Negaunee Miners scoring power geared up and with the quarter half over the Miners increased their lead 37-26 against the Patriots. Dre Tuominen scored a 3 point shot late in the quarter and gave the Miners a 12 point lead 40-28 over the Patriots. The Negaunee Miners easily finished the third quarter in the lead 44-28.
The Negaunee Miners came into the fourth quarter on fire and quickly opened up a 22 point lead 50-28 against the Westwood Patriots. The Negaunee Miners could not be stopped and easily walked away with the win 64-38 over the Westwood Patriots on Sunny.FM.
The Negaunee Miners defeated the Westwood Patriots (64-38) on Sunny.FM.
Join Carl Leander Johnson, the voice of the Negaunee Miners and Jesse Anderson tomorrow night February 26th, 2015, as the Negaunee Miners Girls Basketball team travel to Ishpeming, Michigan to face the Ishpeming Hematites. The Honor Credit Union Pre-game Show will start around 7:15 and game will follow at 7:45pm on Sunny.FM.
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