Updated: Saturday, 17 Dec 2011, 12:43 AM EST
Published : Saturday, 17 Dec 2011, 12:04 AM EST
FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) - For the second straight Friday night, SAC doubleheaders took center stage in the Highlight Zone.
The Game of the Week ended with the Play of the Week as Northrop's Carter Rump scored off a hail mary pass from Spencer Cowherd with 0.5 seconds left on the clock to give the Bruins a 66-64 win over North Side. Bryson Scott led Northrop with 26 points. The Northrop girls kept North Side winless with a big 70-32 win.
Bishop Luers' boys needed overtime, but the Knights topped Concordia 83-79 behind a team-high 22 points from James Blackmon, Jr. In the girls game, 4th-ranked Concordia ended the game on a 9-0 run started by a three from Olivia Hahn, who had a game-high 18 points, as the Cadets beat the 2nd-ranked Knights, 44-35.
Snider swept a doubleheader at Wayne as the boys won 70-65 and the girls won on a buzzer beater from Akilah Sims, 58-57.
South Side also swept a doubleheader as the boys defeated Bishop Dwenger 71-66 and the Archer girls won 54-36.
Boys NHC play opened on Friday. 7th-ranked Norwell remained undefeated after topping DeKalb 61-41.
Behind 20 points from Drew Benedict, Columbia City won on the road at East Noble 59-43.
Homestead beat rival Carroll 48-45 despite a game-high 16 points from the Chargers' Chandler White.
New Haven kept its perfect season in tact with a 78-43 win over Bellmont. V.J. Beachem scored 13 points for the Bulldogs.
Canterbury swept a doubleheader at Blackhawk as the Cavalier boys won 50-46 and the girls were victorious 88-43.
Leo gave the scoreboard a workout winning at Garrett 99-84.
Adams Central continued its strong start to the season with a solid 64-45 win at Woodlan.
Other scores from Friday night:
BOYS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL
ACAC ADAMS CENTRAL 64 WOODLAN 45
ACAC BLUFFTON 66 SOUTHERN WELLS 42
ACAC HERITAGE 67 SOUTH ADAMS 61
ACAC LEO 99 GARRETT 84 AJ Busche (LEO): 32 pts
NCC ANDERSON 53 LOGANSPORT 51
NCC KOKOMO 74 MARION 67
NCC MUNCIE CENTRAL 75 NEW CASTLE 45
NCC RICHMOND 89 HUNTINGTON NORTH 68
NECC CENTRAL NOBLE 50 WEST NOBLE 45
NECC CHURUBUSCO 44 PRAIRIE HEIGHTS 32
NECC LAKELAND 86 EASTSIDE 55
NECC FAIRFIELD 71 HAMILTON 42
NECC WESTVIEW 40 ANGOLA 28
NHC NEW HAVEN 78 BELLMONT 43
NHC COLUMBIA CITY 59 EAST NOBLE 43 Drew Benedict (CC): 18 pts
NHC NORWELL 61 DeKALB 41
NHC HOMESTEAD 48 CARROLL 45
NLC GOSHEN 49 NORTHRIDGE 46
NLC PLYMOUTH 53 NORTHWOOD 52
NLC WARSAW 72 WAWASEE 52 Lucas Grose (WAR): 22 pts
SAC BISHOP LUERS 83 CONCORDIA 79 (OT) James Blackmon, Jr. (BL): 22 pts
SAC NORTHROP 66 NORTH SIDE 64 Bryson Scott (NOR): 26 pts
SAC SNIDER 70 WAYNE 65
SAC SOUTH SIDE 71 BISHOP DWENGER 66
TRC SOUTHWOOD 61 MANCHESTER 58
TRC WABASH 57 NORTHFIELD 54
TRC ROCHESTER 51 NORTH MIAMI 37
TRC TIPPECANOE VALLEY 59 WHITKO 40
HSBB CANTERBURY 50 BLACKHAWK 46
GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL
GTRC SOUTHWOOD 38 MANCHESTER 33
GSAC CONCORDIA 44 BISHOP LUERS 35
GSAC NORTHROP 70 NORTH SIDE 32 Aleah Swary (NOR): 20 pts
GSAC SNIDER 58 WAYNE 57 Akilah Sims (SNI): 27 pts - hit game-winner at the buzzer
GSAC SOUTH SIDE 54 BISHOP DWENGER 36
GHSBB CANTERBURY 88 BLACKHAWK 43
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