Ellet 71, East 50
The host Orangemen (15-2, 7-2) led 34-32 at halftime and went on a 25-9 run in the third quarter to pull away for the City Series victory over the Dragons (7-8, 7-3).
Junior Breaon Brady scored seven of his season-high 22 points in the third quarter, and senior Jake Williams added eight points in the third to help ignite the Orangemen.
Williams finished with 19 points, and Brady also had 12 rebounds for the Orangemen. Junior Derik Lewis led the Dragons with 16 points.
North 69, Garfield 62
Seniors Trarell Balknight and Jalen Wright each scored 12 points, and the visiting Vikings held off a late rally from the Golden Rams for the City Series win.
The Golden Rams trailed 50-30 at the end of the third quarter and outscored the Vikings 32-19 in the fourth quarter but fell short in the rally.
Junior Tionte Blanchard led the Golden Rams with 15 points.
Stow 48, Twinsburg 44
Senior Matt Beech scored 18 points and grabbed nine rebounds, and the host Bulldogs (14-4, 6-2) defeated the Tigers (7-9, 2-6) in a North Coast League game.
Sophomore Nathan Bower-Malone scored 17 points for the Bulldogs.
Senior Marcus Wallace led the Tigers with 16 points.
Nordonia 58, Tallmadge 55
Junior Max Hartman scored 17 points, and the host Knights (10-7, 5-5) survived a last-second 3-point attempt to defeat the Blue Devils (11-7, 7-4) in a Suburban League game.
The Blue Devils had the ball with 3.8 seconds remaining but missed the possible game-tying 3-pointer.
Senior Eli Linder scored 11 points, and junior David Murray added 10 points for the Knights.
Junior Andrew Francesconi led the Blue Devils with 31 points.
Wadsworth 65, Copley 45
Senior Kyle Prunty scored 20 points and grabbed 10 rebounds to lead the host Grizzlies (10-6, 6-4) to a Suburban League win over the Indians (5-13, 3-9).
Junior Joel Kipfer scored 13 points for the Grizzlies, and senior Todd Williams led the Indians with 17 points.
Archbishop Hoban 62, Parma Padua 45
Senior Christian Waite’s 22 points led the visiting Knights (11-6, 6-2) to a North Coast League win over the Bruins (4-10, 2-6).
Senior Mike Londa and sophomore Anthony Christian each scored 13 points for the Knights.
CVCA 56, Manchester 29
Junior Mike Peters scored 20 points and grabbed eight rebounds for visiting Cuyahoga Valley Christian Academy (13-4, 9-3) in a PAC-7 win over the Panthers (4-13, 4-9).
Senior Marty Lee scored 12 points for the Royals, and Pavin Parks led the Panthers with 12 points.
Norton 74, Field 41
Senior Justin Blanks scored 17 points, including five 3-pointers, and the host Panthers (14-5, 8-1 Portage Trail Conference-Metro) defeated the Falcons.
Senior Dakota Pratt scored 12 points, and senior Mason French added 11 points for the Panthers.
Streetsboro 64, Kent Roosevelt 60
Daniel Sapp’s 26 points led the host Rockets (12-6) over the Rough Riders (10-8) in a PTC crossover game.
Junior Joe Watts scored 16 points, and senior Phil Maggard added 15 points for the Rough Riders.
Ravenna 81, Coventry 79
Anthony Banks scored 18 points, and the visiting Ravens (11-7, 7-3) scored 29 points in the fourth quarter to rally and defeat the Comets (11-7, 5-5) in a PTC-Metro game.
TyShawn Dukes and Danny Miller each had 17 points for the Ravens, and Bryce Hargrove and Jim Holmgren each scored 17 points to lead the Comets.
Lake 62, Boardman 38
Senior Mitchell Spotleson scored 25 points to lead the host Blue Streaks (16-1, 10-1) to a Federal League win over the Spartans (2-16, 1-10).
Senior Alex Belinsky scored 11 points for the Blue Streaks.
Jackson 95, Youngstown East 56
Senior Kyle Mottice scored 19 points and grabbed seven rebounds for the host Polar Bears (14-2). Junior Tyler Dunn scored 12 points for the Polar Bears.
Alliance 57, Louisville 45
J.J. Kukura scored 32 points for the host Aviators.