2/16/2021 vs. Beatrice ... CONFERENCE / AWAY / REGULAR SEASON /
Season Game #: 21 / Current Record: 16 - 5
WAHOO: 18 ... 11 ... 17 ... 16 .... 62
Beatrice: 15 ... 19 ... 18 ... 11 .... 63
The Wahoo Warriors were defeated by the Beatrice Orangemen 63-62 on a shot in the lane with 3.6 left on Tuesday in Beatrice.
The Warriors led 14-9 late in the first after an Owen Hancock trey. Trevor Kasischke had 8 of the first 11 points for the Warriors and Marcus Glock added a trey as well. Wahoo would lead 18-15 after one quarter.
Wahoo led 24-17 after a Myles Simon lay up and a free throw from Marcus Glock. The Orangemen would get hot though, and took a 34-29 lead to halftime.
After a Beatrice bucket to open the third quarter, Wahoo went on a 9-0 run. Two treys from Owen Hancock and a Trevor Kasischke trey put Wahoo up 38-36. Beatrice would again go on a run to take a 52-46 lead into the fourth quarter.
Wahoo countered with a 12-0 to open the fourth. Back to back buckets from Trevor Kasischke, a trey from Marcus Glock and four points from Myles put Wahoo 58-52 with 2:30 left. A Beatrice trey cut the lead to 58-55. Two Triston Keeney free throws made it 60-55 with 1:52 left. Another trey from the Orangemen made it 60-58. Two Myles Simon free throws made it 62-58 with 50 seconds left. A Beatrice trey made it 62-61 with 39 seconds left. Following a controversial no call on a trip that turned into a traveling call against the Warriors, Beatrice hit a drive into the lane with 3.6 seconds left. The Warriors missed a three at the buzzer and Beatrice escaped with the win.
Trevor Kasischke led the Warriors with 18 points on 4-8 shooting from behind the arc. Owen Hancock added 14 points on 4-7 shooting from behind the arc. Myles Simon added 13 points on 7-7 shooting from the line, and 3-3 from the field for 13 points and 4 steals.
Wahoo falls to 16-5, while Beatrice improves to 14-5. Wahoo will travel to Norris on Friday in the regular season finale.
Leading Scorer: Trevor Kasischke 18 pts.; Rebounds -- Garrett Grandgenett 5 ; Assists -- Triston Keeney 3 ; Steals-- Myles Simon 4
freethrows: 11 / 15 73 % ; fieldgoals: 20 / 41 49 % ; three point: 11 / 22 50 %
freethrows: 7 / 9 78 % ; fieldgoals: 23 / 49 47 %; three point: 10 / 26 38 %