SFA Basketball 1968
Bryan BroncOS Sting HometS 5 2 V c i reading by scoring on 12 of The Broncos next game will bei In a preliminary game the Mgie Nports writer ^ 21 attempts from the free throw against Cleburne in Cleburne in Colts were edged in the prelimi- The Huntsville-Bryan game Ime while Huntsville got 23 of 37 district play Friday night at nary game by the Huntsville turned out a one sided affair af- for 63 per cent. ¡7:30 p.m. “B” team 41-40. ter the Broncos de-winged the H 0 r n e ts, 80-55, last night in Bronco Gym, The victory gives the Broncos a 13-15 season record. In district the Green and White .stands 4-6. During the entire course of the game, the Homets never got nearer than two points of catching catching the elusive Broncos, Allan I^ registered the first two points of the ball game for the B r 0 n c 0 s by picking off a pass by Jess Burditt and scoring from under the basket. The Broncos played their usual usual risky game. With three and half minutes left in the opening quarter Lee lobbed a 60-foot pa.ss to Burditt, who layed it up for two points. Melvin McNeely closed the first quarter for the Broncos as he scored on layup with :25 left. The score was 19-15. Tim Bryan led off the ever increasing increasing scoring gag in the second second quarter when he sacked two points from the lane. Later McNeely McNeely bagged a field goal after being handed a hot ball, stolen by Lee. Burditt and Roger Bosquez took turns at the net depositing the final ten points of the half. The half ended 40-30 for the Broncos, The Homets’ chances of .saddling .saddling the Broncos became even slimmer in the third quarter as A. L. Waldrop pocketed two points. Twice McNeely blazed down the court and handed to Burditt who hit for four points with little opposition. The third quarter ended with the Broncos in charge of 61-.39 lead. To close the final qarter, Ken Re e V e s complemented the already already towering sc*ore with three ¡BRONCXW (80) FO ÍT TP 1 1 McNeely5 S 15 1 ' Reeve*3 06 1 ■ Lee21 5 ■ i Branuex 2 0 4 1 Bryan 5 414 I Waldrop 5 0 10 ! Marek 4 0 8 ' Court 10 2 : Burditt 7 2 16 ! ToUls M 12 80 :HUNT8VILLE <55> FG FT TP : Jordan 5 818 I Greuory 6 4 16 • Countz 1 79 1 McBride 11 3 O’Bannon 0 2 Stater 1 13' Kizze* 1 0 2 Wilson 1 0 2 1 Total« 16 23 55 Burditt Goes Up Jess Burditt (32), who scored the game high for the Broncos with 16 points, goes in and up for a two point layup, while an unidentified Hornet flies along side. The Broncos downed the Huntsville Hornets for the third time this season 80-55.