Bowsher defeats Scott in City semifinal


Bowsher had four players reach double figures in scoring as the Rebels won a City League boys basketball semifinal contest tonight.

Senior Aundre Kizer led the way with a game-high 24 points as Bowsher knocked off Scott 72-52 at Waite.

Dajuan King scored 18 points, while Cameron White and Nate Allen each chipped in with 13 points.

Scott (10-9) had a one-point lead after the first quarter. But Bowsher put together an 11-4 run to take a 37-30 with 2:01 left in the first half. Bowsher (16-5) never trailed again.

Kizer scored 10 of his points in the third quarter. His basket inside with 3:15 left in the game completed an 8-0 spurt that gave the Rebels a 46-36 lead.

Bryson Collins scored a team-high 20 points for the Bulldogs, while Jermul Richardson added 10 points.

Bowsher advances to face Start for the City championship on Thursday at 7:30 at Waite. The Spartans upset top seed and defending champion Rogers 54-53 in the first semifinal.