Central missed the entrance finish of one other 1-and-1, and Plotnikov acquired off a 3 from the nook, however it hit robust off the rim as time expired.
McCook makes use of an early run to defeat Central
The Central males could not carry the momentum over to Saturday and misplaced 86-71 to McCook Neighborhood Faculty at house.
The Indians constructed a 16-6 lead over the primary seven minutes however the Raiders closed the hole to a few with underneath 10 minutes to play.
McCook went on one other run and led by 19 at halftime.
The closest the Raiders got here within the second half was seven factors.
“It is arduous to win if you dig such an enormous gap early within the sport towards crew,” Ritzdorf mentioned in a press launch. “We allow them to get comfy and did not match the hassle and depth wanted on the defensive finish of the ground. Offensively, we settled for too many three-point photographs as an alternative of attacking the basket.”
Glover led the Raiders with 21 factors, whereas Muia logged a double-double with 16 factors and 10 rebounds. Emarr Vinson completed with 15 factors and eight rebounds, whereas Michael Ozomah scored 11 factors.
The loss provides the Raiders a season document of 7-9.
Central will play at Northeastern Junior Faculty at 6 p.m. on Thursday.