Thursday, Apr 24, 2014
Gallatin County Edges Goreville in 1A Showdown
CARBONDALE -- Two of the deep south's top 1A teams went head to head Saturday afternoon at the Saluki Shootout.
Andrew Drone's 29 led Gallatin County to a 50-49 win over previously unbeaten Goreville.
The Hawks led for nearly the first 30 minutes of the game, but Blake Gray's three put Goreville up 47-46.
Trailing 49-48 with less than a minute, Drone's layup with 47 seconds left proved to be the game winner.
Goreville's JT Russell had a clean look in the closing seconds for the win, but it bounced away.
Wind: 9 MPH
Humidity: 41 %