Nelsonville-York edged Belpre in a close 67-62 encounter in an Ohio boys basketball matchup on February 1. .
Nelsonville-York put a bow on this victory with a strong fourth-quarter kick, outpointing Belpre 30-17 in the last stanza.
The Golden Eagles enjoyed a 45-37 lead over the Buckeyes to start the fourth quarter.
Belpre constructed a bold start that built a 23-20 gap on Nelsonville-York heading into the locker room.
Neither side could break ahead as the two teams began in a tense 12-12 duel in the first quarter.
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