'Hounds split at Allen

Thursday, December 5, 2013

IOLA -- Fort Scott Community College's basketball teams split a non-conference doubleheader at Allen here Tuesday night.

Fort Scott's women opened the night with a 70-55 win over Allen, sweeping the season series. The Greyhounds (6-3) also defeated the Red Devils, 68-64, at Arnold Arena on November 12, which broke a 21-game losing streak against Division I schools.

Allen fell to 4-6 with the loss. No other details from the game were available at press time.

Fort Scott's men lost their fourth straight outing, dropping an 80-76 decision to Allen.

Allen led 42-38 at the half and improved to 7-4.

Kevin House led Fort Scott (4-8) with 23 points as he made 12 of 14 free throws, 7 rebounds and 7 assists. Prince Samuels scored 14 points and C.J. Hall added 11.

Courtney Stockard scored 18 points off the bench to lead the Devils. Alex Miller followed with 13, also off the bench. Starters Ben Uno, Raheem Tyner and Tray Fountain each added 12 points for Allen, which shot 53 percent from the floor, making 31 of 58 field-goal attempts.

Fort Scott's woen travel to Cottey College in Nevada Friday night for a 6 p.m. tip off. The Greyhounds beat the Comets by one point, 67-66, at Arnold Arena on November 18.

Fort Scott's men host Neosho County at 2 p.m. Saturday at Arnold Arena.

Men

FORT SCOTT: Samuels 6-16 2-7 14, Hall 4-9 0-0 11, Gabriel 2-3 1-1 5, Harrington 2-6 1-3 5, House 5-13 12-14 23, Johnson 3-5 0-0 8, Parker 0-0 0-0 0, McCormack 2-5 2-2 7, Jolly 1-2 1-2 3, Rowe 0-0 0-2 0. TOTALS: 25-59 19-31 76.

ALLEN: Uno 5-9 2-4 12, Keiswetter 1-1 1-2 3, Jones 2-3 2-4 6, Tyner 5-9 2-2 12, Fountain 5-7 2-5 12, Sluder 0-6 0-0 0, Stockard 6-11 5-5 18, Sweet 1-2 0-0 2, Miller 5-9 0-0 13, Watson 1-1 0-0 2. TOTALS: 31-58 14-22 80.

Halftime: Allen, 42-38.

Three-point field goals: Fort Scott 7-14 (Hall 3-7, Johnson 2-2, House 1-2, McCormack 1-3), Allen 4-16 (Miller 3-6, Stockard 1-5, Jones 0-1, Uno 0-2, Sluder 0-2).

Rebounds: Fort Scott 29 (House 7), Allen 33 (Stockard 8). Assists: Fort Scott 12 (House 7), Allen 12 (Fountain 6). Turnovers: Fort Scott 7, Allen 10. Steals: Fort Scott 3 (Harrington, House, Rowe), Allen 1 (Uno). Blocked shots: Fort Scott 1 (Parker), Allen 7 (Stockard 3).