Boys basketball

Tuesday, December 27, 2016 @ 7:30 PM
Steel-High at Reading High (Boys basketball)
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Highlights: Isiah Cook had 14 points and Tyrone Nesby 10, all in the first half, as Reading High rolled over Steel-High 72-50 in the opening round of the Reading Holiday Tournament.

The Red Knights will play for the championship vs. Math, Civics & Sciences, a 90-61 winner over Upper Darby.

The Red Knights (5-2) trailed 9-4 in the early minutes before Cook warmed up, hitting three straight 3-pointers to spark a 17-1 run.

Reading's lead reached 35 points early in the final quarter.

Lonnie Walker IV had a game-high six assists to go with four rebounds and six points.

The Rollers slipped to 2-3.

Malik Archer had 22 points to lead MCS, which improved to 8-0.

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

Steel-High Stats
Flowers, 290026106
Ramsey, Jayshun 51122266214
Young, Malachi 030002300
Lockette, 002400502
Kater, Tim 71723376119
Isom, Jelani 250001414
Jenkins, 160013303
Betton, 022200002
Dickey, 000000000
Totals 175381182530450
Reading High Stats
Butler, Wesley3 244401128
Walker IV, Lonnie4 370002466
Nesby IV, Tyrone13 41000276010
Cook, Isiah24 5812369214
Comfort, Tymir31 3331000419
Abreu, Cristian 330011007
Dixon, R.J.1 110000322
Lopez, Ricki25 110000102
Whitfield, Kahari20 220000104
Starks, Xavier2 230212127
Heath, Bobby5 120012003
Hummel, Justin10 010000000
Williams, Jahmeir44 010000000
Totals 2746818821321572