01/30/15 Negaunee, Michigan – The Negaunee Miners Boys Basketball team hosted the Manistique Emeralds tonight. Carl Leander Johnson, the voice of the Negaunee Miners and Jesse Anderson were there to bring you all the basketball action on Sunny.FM.
The Manistique Emeralds won the tip to start the game, but Jay Lori was first to score a bucket tonight and gave the Negaunee Miners the lead 2-0 early in the first quarter. With 3 1/2 minutes left in the quarter the Negaunee Miners took a double digit lead, 11-0 against the Emeralds. The Negaunee Miners were on fire with Jay Lori scoring 10 points and Dre Tuominen scoring 6 points in just the first quarter. The Negaunee Miners easily came out of the quarter leading 20-8 against the Manistique Emeralds.
The Negaunee Miners came into the second quarter dominating the game and increased their lead early in the second quarter 25-10. The Manistique Emeralds continued to struggle against the Negaunee Miners who outscored the Emeralds 15-0 in the quarter. The Negaunee Miners had a demanding lead at the end of the second 35-13, with Jay Lori scoring 12 points, Rob Loy 9, and Dre Tuominen 8 in the first half of play.
The Negaunee Miners had the ball to start the third quarter, but the Manistique Emeralds were first to put points on the board. The Negaunee Miners continued to dominate the game however and led 47-21 late in the third quarter on Sunny.FM. The Negaunee Miners ended the third quarter with a 32 point lead 55-23, against the Manistique Emeralds.
The Negaunee Miners continued to control the basketball game in the fourth quarter. Leading the way for the Miners with scoring was Dre Tuominen with 14 points, Jay Lori with 12 points, and Parker Bowman with 11 points. The Negaunee Miners players were all able to score points for their team tonight and won this game 68-31 against the Manistique Emeralds on Sunny.FM.
The Negaunee Miners defeated the Manistique Emeralds (68-31) on Sunny.FM.
The Negaunee Miners Girls Basketball team will travel to Gladstone, Michigan Tuesday February 3rd, 2015, to face the Gladstone Braves. Join Carl Leander Johnson, the voice of the Negaunee Miners and Jesse Anderson for all the exciting action. The Honor Credit Union Pre-game will start around 7:00pm, and the game will follow at 7:20pm on Sunny.FM.
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