EASTERN – The Allen Central Rebels rolled in a home finale, defeating the visiting Piarist School Knights 84-30 on Thursday night.
Allen Central improved to 15-14 with the win.
Piarist School dropped to 0-22 with the loss.
Allen Central shot 46.6 percent (34-of-73) from the field. The Rebels went 14—for-33 (42.4 percent) from 3-point range.
Allen Central shot 50 percent (2-of-4) from the free throw line.
Controlling the glass, Allen Central outrebounded Piarist 47-30.
Allen Central dominated on both ends of the floor, limiting Piarist’s offensive opportunities throughout the non-district matchup.
A total of 14 different players provided scoring for the Rebels in the convincing victory.
Zack Laton was the only Allen Central player to reach double figures in the scoring column. Laton led the Rebels with 11 points.
Bailey Wright narrowly missed double figures for the Rebels, scoring nine points.
Directly behind Wright in the Allen Central scoring column, Seth Hall and Cameron Nelson netted eight points apiece.
Additional scorers for Allen Central were Cameron Blevins (seven points), Bret Samons (six points), Ethan Smith-Mills (six points), Dylan Caudill (five points), Sam Conley (four points), Chris Brown (three points), Kevin Chaffins (three points) and Jacob Hamilton (three points).
Skylar Williams led Piarist with a game-high 25 points and a game-best 15 rebounds.
Accounting for the rest of Piarist’s scoring. Kyle Price posted five points for the Knights.
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