A nook of opportunity was all that was needed and North Union nabbed it to nudge past Africentric 51-44 for an Ohio boys basketball victory on March 3.
Conditioning showed as North Union outscored Africentric 18-2 in the final period.
Africentric enjoyed a 42-33 lead over North Union to start the fourth quarter.
Through the early stages of the affair, Africentric controlled the pace, taking a 30-21 lead into halftime.
Africentric started on steady ground by forging a 14-12 lead over North Union at the end of the first quarter.
For statewide results and expert analysis of the best teams and prep athletes in Ohio, sign up for our free newsletter. It’s required reading for high school sports fans. This news brief was powered by ScoreStream and Lede AI, the world leaders in fan-driven sports results and automated high school sports coverage. To see more game results from your favorite team, download the ScoreStream app today.