If you’re a current subscriber, log in below. If you would like to subscribe, please click the subscribe tab above.
Username and Password Help
Special to the News
At halftime the Central Cougars were down 27-17, but they fought their way back in the second half, taking the sub-regional title with a score 51-50 against the Lafayette Bulldogs Tuesday evening at Joe N. Belyeu Gymnasium.
A shot by #2 Dequalon Thomas tied the game up at 45-45 in the fourth quarter. The fans were brought to their feet when #11 DeMarcus Sandlin’s shot, with only 14 seconds left in the game, brought the score to 51-50.
Other players making a strong showing were #14 Trae Butler, scoring 13 points, and #15 Nehemiah Sanders with 12 rebounds.
AHSAA.com shows the Central Cougars matched up against the Long Rebels of Skipperville Friday at 7:30 p.m. at Garrett Coliseum in Montgomery. Come cheer the Cougars on to victory.