Eastern Randolph vs Asheboro Men’s Basketball

In a non-conference make-up game, the Asheboro Blue Comets picked up a 66-61 win over the Eastern Randolph Wildcats. The Blue Comets trailed by two at half, but took the lead early in the third quarter. Eastern Randolph would not back down as they came back to retake the lead. It was a back and forth battle as the Wildcats led 48-44 at the end of the third quarter. Both teams would fight during the fourth as the Wildcats tied the game midway through after the Blue Comets had taken the lead. Asheboro would pull out the win behind 16 points from Preston Russell. Moses Speight finished with 14 points for the Blue Comets. Dezmin Austin led the Wildcats with 38 points.