Boys basketball

Tuesday, December 13, 2016 @ 7:00 PM
Coatesville at Reading High (Boys basketball)
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Reading High195172263
Highlights: Tyrone Nesby sparked a key 15-point run and finished with 17 points to lead Reading High over Coatesville 63-51 in the Red Knights' home opener at Geigle Complex.

Lonnie Walker IV scored a game-high 21 points for the Red Knights (3-1) but was on the bench early in the fourth quarter when they pulled away.

He returned with 4 1/2 minutes left and Reading up 12, then scored 11 points over the next three minutes.

Wesley Butler had 12 points for Reading and R.J. Dixon had nine rebounds and seven assists.

Coatesville (0-2) got 12 points and 11 rebounds from 6-7 center Tyrel Bladen.

University of Miami coach Jim Larranaga was courtside to watch Walker, who last month signed letter of intent to play for the Hurricanes.

For a complete report, read Mike Drago's story in the print edition of the Reading Eagle or on-line at

Coatesville Stats
Young, Hassan 31146256112
Brickus, Jhamir 41323073110
Brickus, Kamau 4100011319
Clifford, 120000002
Bladen, Tyrel 48440011012
Boulware, Joe 250000414
Scott, S 120000302
Young, A 000000100
Totals 1951101331336451
Reading High Stats
Butler, Wesley3 5622005312
Walker IV, Lonnie4 71346359121
Dixon, R.J.1 250200974
Nesby IV, Tyrone13 71514255217
Cook, Isiah24 392211239
Hummel, Justin10 020000100
Whitfield, Kahari20 020000100
Comfort, Tymir31 000000000
Totals 2452916611371663