The Bulldogs recorded 19 steals off 41 Shelby County turnovers in a 60-56 victory over the Rockets in the newly named Mike Casey Gymnasium in the season-opening high school basketball game for both schools.
Paul Dunbar spoiled Mike Casey Night in more ways than one Tuesday night.
With less than six seconds left Bulldog William Gary intercepted a pass intended for Shelby County sharpshooter Eric Schreiner, who wears Casey’s No. 34, and scored an easy layup just before the final buzzer to preserve Paul Dunbar’s 60-56 victory over the Rockets in their first game in the newly-named Mike Casey Gymnasium, which was dedicated to the 1966 Mr. Basketball prior to tip-off.
Collins’ miracle comeback came up just short Friday night in the Class AAAA football quarterfinals.
The Titans nearly made an improbable rally from a 21-point, first-quarter deficit and a 17-point margin in the fourth quarter, before falling to Western, 31-26, in the Region 2 title game at Titans Stadium.