The margin for error was so small it only piqued the anxiety, but Miami Columbus didn’t mind, dispatching Winston-Salem Christian 68-65 for a North Carolina boys basketball victory on December 29.
Fireworks started in the final quarter as the two teams finished the period in a 68-65 tie.
Miami Columbus darted in front of Winston-Salem Christian 50-47 going into the fourth quarter.
Miami Columbus kept a 36-33 intermission margin at Winston-Salem Christian’s expense.
The Explorers made the first move by forging a 24-15 margin over the Lions after the first quarter.
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