Gallatin County Edges Goreville in 1A Showdown


By WSIL Sports

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.
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