Knights News · Freshman Boys Basketball Vs. Benton Central 1/12/21


In an exciting back and forth battle, the Freshmen Boys Basketball team defeated Benton Central 39-36 in overtime to improve to 7-0 on the season. Trailing late in the fourth quarter, the Knights got big shots from Alex Hardebeck, Ryan Elsner, and Nick Page. Page hit the game-tying bucket in the final minute and the Knights were able to get a stop on the final possession in regulation to force overtime. Early in the extra period, Nick Page was able to complete a traditional three point play to take the lead for good. From there, the Knights’ defense came up huge, holding the Bison scoreless in overtime to secure the win. Leading the Knights in scoring were Nick Page (15pts) and Alex Hardebeck (8pts).