West Brunswick rallied from a 49-34 deficit in the fourth quarter to beat West Craven 62-57 in a first-round game Thursday, Feb. 26, of the state basketball playoffs.
West Brunswick, 23-3 and the No. 3 seed in the East, outscored the Eagles 29-11 in the final quarter. Gray Cheers scored 14 of the Trojans’ 29 points, all on free throws. He hit 14 of 16. For the game, he scored 29 points.
West Craven (10-16), the No. 30 seed, finishes 10-16.