Highlanders crush Open Bible College

Highlanders crush Open Bible College

The McLennan Highlanders kept their perfect record intact with a 114-65 victory over Open Bible College tonight at The Highlands.

McLennan took the double-digit lead at 16-6 with 16:55 to play in the first half. The Highlanders continued to pull away and held the 60-36 lead at the break.

The second half half was much the same as McLennan cruised to the easy win.

Sophomore Deondre Ray led the Highlanders with 21 points. Sophomores Shawn Prudhomme and Wayne Langston scored 16 and 14 points, respectively. Sophomore John Savoy added 12. Freshman DaMarcus Whittintong along with sophomores Tevin Hanner and D.J. Weathers scored 10 points each.

McLennan returns to action on Dec. 2, traveling to Mesquite to face Eastfield at 7 p.m.

Open Bible College: Jacolby Smith 2 2-7 6; Allen Walker 5 5-7 16; Kevin Townsel 1 0-0 2; Earnest McGhee 4 1-1 9; Jeremy Scott 2 2-2 7; Jesse Ottakam 3 0-1 6; Oluwole Oluborode 3 0-1 6; Ozifa Mallet 6 1-2 13; Totals: 26 11-21 65.

McLennan: Ojai Black 1 0-0 2; D.J. Weathers 4 1-1 10; Jalen Jones 3 0-0 6; Austen Bradshaw 1 0-0 3; Shawn Prudhomme 4 4-4 14; Deondre Ray 9 0-0 21; Julius Foster 2 2-2 6; Tevin Hanner 4 1-2 10; William Stinnett 2 0-0 4; DaMarcus Whittington 1 4-4 10; Joe Lundy 1 0-0 2; John Savoy 5 2-2 12; Wayne Langston 5 4-5 14; Totals: 43 18-20 114.

3-pointers: Open Bible 2 (Walker 1, Scott 1), McLennan 10 (Foster 3, Ray 2, Whittington 2, Jones 1, Bradshaw 1, Hanner 1); Total fouls: Open Bible 17, McLennan 17; Fouled out: Open Bible (McGhee); Halftime score: McLennan 60, Open Bible 36; Record: McLennan 13-0.