’Hounds win pair over weekend

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

PARSONS — Fort Scott Community College’s men climbed back above the .500 mark with a pair of wins at the Labette Classic here over the weekend. They defeated the Oklahoma Wesleyan junior varsity, 89-60, Friday night and Louisiana Christian Academy, 101-74, Saturday night.

Friday: Fort Scott 89, Oklahoma Wesleyan JV 60.

Tyler Zinn and Andre Nelson combined for 47 points in the Greyhounds’ victory on the first night of the Labette Classic in Parsons. Zinn made 11 of 20 shots from the field and finished with 25 points. Nelson was 7 of 10 for 22 points, making all six of his 3-point attempts. Marshawn Williams added 13 points off the bench and Dontrell Sanders chipped in with 21.

FORT SCOTT: Zinn 11-20 1-2 25, Nelson 7-10 2-2 22, Jones 4-8 0-0 8, Sanders 4-7 1-1 11, Flowers 0-2 0-0 0, Davis 3-5 0-0 7, Brocato 0-3 0-0 0, Williams 4-7 3-5 12, Richardson 2-3 0-0 4. TOTALS: 35-65 8-11 89.

OKLAHOMA WESLEYAN JV: Montgomery 0-0 0-0 0, McKelphin 5-11 1-3 12, Lietzke 3-6 3-4 9, Brackens 2-6 0-0 4, Branscomb 3-10 3-4 11, Haile 1-6 0-0 3, Brooks 1-2 0-0 2, Thomas 0-2 1-3 1, Boston 2-7 0-0 5, Rehl 0-2 0-0 0, Musa 1-2 0-0 3, Schroeder 2-4 0-0 5. TOTALS: 22-63 8-14 60.

Fort Scott....................... 47 42 — 89

Okla. Wesleyan JV...... 33 27 — 60

Three-point field goals: Fort Scott 11-18 (Nelson 6-6, Zinn 2-7, Sanders 1-1, Davis 1-2, Williams 1-2), OWU JV 8-31 (Smith 2-7, Musa 1-2, McKelphin 1-3, Branscomb 1-3, Schroeder 1-3, Haile 1-4, Boston 1-4, Brooks 0-1, Brackens 0-2, Rehl 0-2).

Total fouls: Fort Scott 13, OWU JV 12. Fouled out: None.

Rebounds: Fort Scott 40 (Zinn 6, Williams 6), OWU JV 31 (McKelphin 8). Assists: Fort Scott 17 (Brocato 4), OWU JV 8 (Boston 4). Turnovers: Fort Scott 11, OWU JV 16. Steals: Fort Scott 13 (Brocato 4), OWU JV 4 (4 with 1 each). Blocked shots: Fort Scott 1 (Richardson), OWU JV 4 (Lietzke 4).

Saturday: Fort Scott 101, Louisiana Christian 74.

The ’Hounds led 44-30 at the half and scored 57 points in the second half as they scored more than 100 points for the second time this season. Zinn finished with 28 points while Jayden Davis followed off the bench with 18. Sanders added 16 points and Daemar Jones finished with 10.

Travis Zeno scored 30 points for Louisiana Christian.

FORT SCOTT: Zinn 8-15 9-9 28, Nelson 2-6 0-2 5, Jones 5-7 0-0 10, Sanders 8-11 0-0 16, Flowers 4-5 1-2 9, Davis 6-11 3-3 18, Brocato 1-2 0-0 2, Williams 3-7 1-2 9, Richardson 2-3 0-0 4. TOTALS: 39-67 14-18 101.

LOUISIANA CHRISTIAN: Patt 0-4 3-4 3, Hitchens 0-1 4-7 4, Edwards 1-3 2-2 4, Zeno 11-21 2-2 30, Wilson 0-1 2-2 2, Clark 3-10 4-4 10, Smith 1-10 2-2 4, Edmond 5-10 3-3 15, Holmes 1-1 0-0 2. TOTALS: 22-61 22-26 74.

Fort Scott....................... 44 57 — 101

Louisiana Christian... 30 44 — 74

Three-point field goals: Fort Scott 8-19 (Zinn 3-7, Davis 3-7, Williams 2-2, Nelson 1-3). Louisiana Christian 8-29 (Zeno 6-14, Edmond 2-5, Patt 0-1, Hitchens 0-1, Wilson 0-1, Clark 0-3, Smith 0-4).

Total fouls: Fort Scott 22, Louisiana Christian 20. Fouled out: Nelson, Sanders, Patt.

Rebounds: Fort Scott 44 (Zinn 8). Louisiana Christian 27 (Edmond 6). Assists: Fort Scott 24 (Zinn 8), Louisiana Christian 12 (Clark 4). Turnovers: Fort Scott 19, Louisiana Christian 18. Steals: Fort Scott 10 (Williams 3), Louisiana Christian 12 (Clark). Blocked shots: Fort Scott 4 (Sanders 2), Louisiana Christian 2 (Edwards, Holmes).