Prep Roundup: Tigers rally, but fall to Lake Havasu
KINGMAN – The Kingman Academy High School boys basketball team clawed its way back from a double-digit deficit Tuesday, but couldn’t complete the comeback in a 54-51 loss to Lake Havasu.
The Tigers trailed by 17 points during the first half, but cut the deficit to nine after three quarters.
Academy took a 46-44 advantage midway through the fourth quarter and battled down the stretch before the Knights nailed a go-ahead three-pointer in the final minute.
Connor Alleman led the Tigers with a game-high 31 points, including 17 in the fourth quarter.
Up next for Academy (1-1) is a trip to Phoenix for the Ben Franklin/Gilbert Christian Thanksgiving Classic, which starts at 8 a.m. Friday.
Lake Havasu 47, Academy 39
At KAHS, the Lady Tigers couldn’t pick up their first win of the season Tuesday in a 47-39 setback to the visiting Lady Knights.
Academy (0-2) hosts Mohave Accelerated (0-0) at 5:30 p.m. Monday.
Lake Havasu 10, Kingman 0
At Lake Havasu, the Lady Bulldogs opened the season Tuesday with a 10-0 setback to the Lady Knights.
Kingman (0-1) travels to Lee Williams (1-0) at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 3.