Buzzer Beats Louisville in Overtime at Canton South – Boys Freshman Basketball

Louisville Leopards at Canton South Wildcats Boys Freshman Basketball 2017

Canton South 42, Louisville 40, OT

Grove Appliance Alliance Ohio AdThe Louisville Leopards Boys Freshman Basketball Team was edged by the host Canton South Wildcats 42-40 in Overtime Thursday. With the loss, Louisville falls to 1-2 overall and 1-1 in league competition.

Louisville overcame a 15 point deficit in the 4th quarter and tied the game with 2 seconds left to force overtime. The Leopard’s effort fell 2 points short as the crowd watched Jake House’s 3 point game winning shot go through the basket but with only .2 seconds left on the game clock the shot just missed being counted as time expired.

Louisville Leopards Light Blue Hoodie Established 1924 - Beatty's Sports Fall 2017In the end Louisville was not able to overcome over 20 turnovers. Elliot Tornow (21 pts) and Michael Ball (13 pts) accounted for 34 of the Leopards 40 points. Louisville is now 1-1 in the NBC and will face Massillon Tigers Saturday, 4:30 pm at Massillon Washington HS.

-Recap and Photo Submitted by Mike Tornow

UP NEXT: The Leopards will next travel to Massillon to take on the Tigers on Saturday, December 9 at 4:30 PM to kickoff a triple header. JV will play at 6:00 and Varsity at 7:30.


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Game Statistics

WILDCATS 42, LEOPARDS 40, OT

Team 1-2-3-4-OT–TOTAL

Louisville 6-4-8-19-3—40

Canton South 3-12-16-6-5—42

LEOPARDS: Tornow 7 2-4 21, Ball 4 3-8 13, House 1 0-0 3, Jackson 1 0-0 3, King 0 0-2 0. 13 5-14

3-Pointers (9): Tornow 5, Ball 2, House, Jackson

Team FT: 5-14 36%

WILDCATS: Trent 7 2-5 16, Cole 3 0-1 7,  Maddux 2 1-1 5, Eli 2 0-1 4, Tyler 2 0-2 4, Gavin 1 0-0 3, Cam 0 1-2 1. TOTAL 18 4-12 42.

3-Pointers (2): Cole, Gavin

Team FT: 4-12 33%

 

Fouls: 18-11 Louisville

Records: Louisville 1-2, 1-1

Note: 2 Points in overtime are missing from the Canton South scorebook.

 

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