2017 Game 20 Recap:  Macomb vs. Brown County

Box Score

Macomb Team Info
Brown County Team Info

 

For a chance to meet Farmington in the 5th place game, Macomb defeated Brown County 51-49.  The Bombers led 23-18 at the half and had their largest lead of 15 with 2:49 left in the third quarter, but Brown County charged back, outscoring Macomb 23-13 in the final frame to fall just short.

The difference in the game was Macomb dominated the lane, outscoring Brown County 34 to 16 in the paint and winning the rebounding battle 30 to 17.  To counteract that, Brown County shot 5-for-10 from the three-point line.

Macomb had two players finish in double figures:  Ben Higgins with 13 and Carter Fayhee with 11.  Rounding out his game, Fayhee also had seven rebounds and five assists.  Brandon Bickers had a game high nine rebounds.

Brown County’s Darian Drake had a game high 24 points on 8-of-10 shooting.  The Hornets also had 12 points from Jonah Farve.  Brown County shot 50% from the floor for the game.

Macomb advances to the 5th place game against Farmington, to be played tonight at 6:30 at Western Hall.


Chris Derry
December 30, 2017
 
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