Playing on his future homecourt, MTSU signee James Gallman scored 14 points and helped the defending AA state champions continue the road to a repeat with a tough 59-46 win over Memphis Sheffield.
Fulton was balanced in the scoring column as usual with junior Jalen Steele taking high honors with 16 and classmate Robert Boyd adding 14.
Boyd was a catalyst on both ends of the court with timely scoring including a deep three at the third quarter buzzer and a great defensive floor game as well.
Cordario Golden led the Knights with 13 points and 8 boards.
Bolivar Central 75
Livingston Academy 55
A furious fourth quarter outburst led by emerging senior Desmond Crisp lifted the Tigers to the emotional victory. Junior Jay Murphy was magnificent in the win scoring 15 points and dishing out 5 dimes. Ricky Tisdale chipped in with 10.
Mr. Basketball finalist and Tennessee Tech signee Chase Dunn concluded a fantastic high school career with 21 points.