Blue Devils Stave Off Feisty Tiger Effort In Rivalry Win

 

December 23, 2019

Junior guard Austin Shelton did his best to pace the Tigers' offense in Saturday's rivalry game against Brevard.

In a spirited, early-season rivalry contest, the Brevard Blue Devils took a big first-quarter lead and held off a fierce comeback attempt from the Rosman Tigers to claim a 64-46 victory on Saturday night.

Brevard raced out to an 11-0 lead less than four minutes into the game, but Rosman fought back all night, cutting the lead down to two points later in the second half.

However, holding a 35-33 lead in the third quarter, the Blue Devils outscored the Tigers 29-13 to pull away down the stretch.

Brevard got an early 9-0 lead thanks to points from their big men – Drew Scott and Joe Powe...



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