SHALLOTTE — The West Brunswick High School boys’ basketball team beat Laney 49-44 Friday, Jan. 24, in a Mideastern Conference game.
Junior forward Gray Cheers scored the Trojans’ final six points in the final 33 seconds. He finished with 15 points. Junior Saadiq Johnson scored 11 points and senior Zarie Hankins scored nine as West improved to 5-2 in the conference, 12-4 overall. Laney is 3-4, 9-10. West has five conference games left.
Laney rallied from a 36-25 deficit in taking a 44-43 lead with 49 seconds left.