|01/29/20 - |
The Ada High boys basketball team outscored Classen SAS 15-6 in overtime to defeat the Comets 62-53 to capture fifth place Saturday at the Ortho “Sweet Pea” Curtis Invitational in Newcastle.
Ada, ranked No. 6 in Class 4A, improved to 12-4 on the year, while Classen SAS — No. 10 in Class 4A — dropped to 10-7.
Ada knocked off Class 4A No. 17 Douglass 51-38 on Friday.
Ada held a slim 21-20 halftime lead before the Comets used a 15-7 third-quarter advantage to carry a 35-28 lead into the fourth period.
Ada finished regulation on a 19-12 run to force overtime and took over in the extra session.
Freshman Wyatt Brown and senior Jake Shannon both scored 14 to pace the Cougar offense. Trey Havens sank four 3-pointers and scored 13 for Ada, while Kaden Cooper just missed double digits with eight points. Cooper was named to the all-tournament team.
Ben Patrick led Classen SAS with 18 points, while Anthony Turner followed with 15.
Ada 41, Douglass 38
The Cougars rolled to a 22-12 halftime lead and cruised past the Trojans. The Cougars picked up the pace over the final two quarters, outscoring Douglas 31-26 to end the game.
Jaxson Robinson led the AHS offense with 18 points, including two 3-point goals. David Johnson was close behind with 17 points.
Otis Moses hit four 3-pointers and led Douglass with 17 points. Elijah Banks followed with nine.
Ada is at old rival McAlester tonight.