Edmond North Drops Guthrie

Thursday, July 28th 2011, 6:01 pm
By: News On 6

Originally Published: Jan 7, 2011 5:32 PM CDT

Oklahoma Sports Staff

OKLAHOMA CITY—In second round action from the McGuinness Classic, the Edmond NorthHuskies beat Guthrie 65-55 to advance to the consolation title game.

The Bluejays got out to a good start and led 15-13 after the first quarter of play.

Then in the second, Edmond North outscored Guthrie 18-10 to take a 31-25 halftime lead.

In the second half Edmond North increased the lead by seven to go up 52-45 by the end of the third.

From there Edmond North didn’t look back and theHuskies outscored Guthrie again to take the 65-55 victory.

The loss is the second straight for Guthrie who will play again Saturday at 1:30 against Yukon for seventh place.

Edmond North moves on to play Norman for the consolation title at 3 p.m. Saturday.