■ Scott County, ranked seventh in Dave Cantrall's Rating the State, avenged one of its losses from earlier in the season with an 86-66 rout at home against No. 22 Western. The Cardinals, who lost to the Warriors 83-80 in overtime in the Toyota Classic on Jan. 22, forced 29 turnovers and scored 47 points off of those.
Scott County's Quinn Richardson hit five three-pointers and scored a team-high 21 points. Trent Gilbert added 16 points and Tanner Shotwell and Tamron Manning had 12 apiece.
Ryan Taylor came up big for Western with 23 points, 10 rebounds and three blocked shots.
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■ Mike Smith was 13-for-18 from the field and scored 32 points to go with four rebounds, four assists and four steals in Sayre's 78-58 home victory against Western Hills. The Spartans used a 16-point advantage in the second quarter to pull away.
Logan Curry had 11 points and 10 rebounds for the Wolverines.
■ Frankfort's Deante Floyd made a layup at the buzzer to lift the Panthers past visiting Madison Southern 70-68. Aaron Jackson got his fourth straight double-double with 13 points and 12 rebounds. Aaron Ponder led Madison Southern with 30 points.
■ Jordan Redd scored 15 points and grabbed 20 rebounds to help East Jessamine hold off visiting Danville 66-63. Jacody Taylor scored 28 for the Admirals.
■ Woodford County junior Jay Johnson had a triple-double — 21 points, 14 rebounds and 10 blocked shots — in a 58-55 victory against visiting Collins.
■ Harrison County's Eric Sanders hit the game-winner with 1.6 seconds left as the Thorobreds edged visiting Montgomery County 68-66. Dillion Pulliam, a freshman, hit six three-pointers and scored 28 points for Harrison County. The Indians' Omar Prewitt had five threes and 23 points.
■ A 16-3 edge in the second quarter helped Mason County defeat host Bryan Station 57-48. The Royals' Treg Setty had 15 points and 15 rebounds. Marcus Williams had 10 points and 10 rebounds for the Defenders.
■ Bourbon County celebrated Senior Night in big way with a 113-59 victory against visiting Rose Hill. The Colonels scored at least 30 points in each of the first three quarters. Ricky Garza, a senior forward, scored 20 points and grabbed 10 rebounds. Chris Gillispie, a sophomore, had 30 points, eight assists and seven rebounds.
■ Top-ranked Eastern trailed by six after the first quarter before cruising to an 83-54 victory at Elizabethtown. Lyonell Gaines led the way with 22 points and four rebounds, and Remy Abell had 14 points and three assists. Elizabethtown's Mitchell Henry had 23 points and seven rebounds.
■ William Bryant, who normally comes off the bench, started on Senior Night and had 15 points and eight rebounds in No. 15 Moore's 71-56 defeat of visiting Louisville Christian. Drew Mumford scored 31 for the Centurions.
■ Barry Scutter-Davis scored 24 points and Berea won its 10th straight game 54-38 against visiting Paris.
■ Red Bird's Erik Young scored 44 points in a 92-64 defeat of visiting Riverside Christian.
■ Alex Botkin and Octavia Wilson scored 17 points apiece and No. 22 Lexington Catholic outscored Wayne County by 11 in the third quarter en route to a 73-60 victory at home. Botkin added 13 points and six assists, Wilson had four assists and Emily Johns had 16 points and five rebounds.
The Lady Knights were 22-for-25 from the free-throw line. Botkin was 9-for-10 and Johns was 7-for-8.
Wayne County's top scorers — TaShea Pyles and Hallie Gillespie — also had 17 points apiece.
■ Lafayette led by as many as 14 points before holding on to defeat host Western Hills 45-41. The Lady Generals' Sarah Martin was 5-for-11 from three-point range and scored 17 points. Mackenzie Graham added 14 points, and Jeriana Gillespie had seven points, nine assists and five rebounds.
The Lady Wolverines got 17 points, five rebounds and four assist from Meagan Walker, and Kendyl Vandergriff had 15 points and nine rebounds.
■ Sayre outscored Berea by 15 in the fourth quarter to pull away for a 46-26 victory on the road. Maddie Mitchell scored 14 points to go with nine rebounds, seen steals and three assists for the Lady Spartans. Gabby Bowie added 11 points and four blocks.
■ Lexington Christian and Ballard went to a second overtime before the Lady Eagles pulled away to a 71-60 road victory. LCA's Kelli Rinehart had 26 points and 11 rebounds, and Kristen Jacob had 12 points and 13 boards.
■ Jessica Pierce, who had 17 points and 12 rebounds, put back her own missed free throw at the buzzer to give Southwestern a 51-50 victory against visiting Mercer County. Danay Fothergill led the the Warriors with 25 points.
■ Seventh-grader Andria Byars and eight-grader Asia Sims combined to score 16 of their 29 points in the second half of Paris 57-44 victory against visiting Woodford County.
■ Hilary Moore, who came into Leslie County's game averaging more than 30 points per game, had 33 in a 75-45 rout at home against Pineville.
■ No. 1 Manual outrebounded No. 6 Butler by 15 in a 58-50 victory at home. Mecheal Goss scored 23 points and grabbed 11 rebounds for the Lady Crimsons. Heather Wheet and Aaeron Smith scored 12 apiece for the Bearettes.
Herald-Leader Staff Report