In probably the most exciting back and forth battles the tournament the Capital Cougars prevailed as Morgantown missed a half court, off the glass and rim to pull off the 52-50 win.

Both teams exchanged the lead several times in the games. With a couple of minutes remaining Morgantown held a held a 4-point lead until Kerry Martin hit a shot to pull Capital within two.

Three timeouts in the closing second and a determined #1 seed, the Cougars took control of the game with just 21 seconds remaining.

Torin Hanson scored 18 points and Nicky Solomon added 17 to lead Capital to the win. For Morgantown Leondre Rogers also scored 18 points while teammate Anthony Pittman added 13.

Overall the Cougars shot 49% from the floor while the Mohigans  shot 42%.

Capital will take on the winner of the University vs Huntington game that tips at 9 pm tonight.


Date Time League Season
03/17/2017 5:30 pm Boys 2016-2017


Charleston Civic Center
200 Civic Center Drive, Charleston, WV 25301, USA