Bradford’s boys basketball team escaped with a 46-43 win in the opening round of its own tournament Friday against Riverside.
The Pirates slip to 2-6 on the season. They play in the consolation game of the tournament at 5 p.m. today against New Miami.
The first half saw Riverside get off to a good start. The Pirates led 26-15 at halftime.
The Railroaders climbed back into the game in the second half. They outscored the Pirates 15-8 in the third quarter to close within three points at 34-31.For the full story and game results, pick up a copy of Saturday's Bellefontaine Examiner. CLICK HERE to subscribe.