Ike Boys Win High-Scoring Affair Against Northwestern

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Eisenhower's Johnny Palmieri. File photo by Steve Younger.

CORRY, Pa. – Eisenhower and Northwestern put on an offensive fireworks display in the consolation game of the Corry Tournament. In the end, the Knights came out on top of the Wildcats, 90-71.

That’s right, 161 combined points . . . in regulation.

Eisenhower had a 5-point lead at the end of the first quarter, 19-14, and pushed the lead to 13, 44-31, at halftime. Northwestern cut the advantage to nine points, 56-65, at the end of the third, but the Knights outscored the Wildcats 25-15 in the fourth quarter for the final margin.

Four players, two from each team, scored more than 20 points, and a fifth was in double figures as well.

Jack Miller hit seven 3-pointers on his way to a team-high 27 points for the Wildcats. Landon Wayne had 23 points, 21 of which he scored in the second half.

Wyatt Lookenhouse had a game-high 29 points for the Knights, with Kyler Black adding 21, and Kris Bunk 14.