Created on Thursday, 27 February 2014 Written by AARON LaBATT
PIQUA — Miscues snowballed on Riverside’s boys basketball team here Wednesday as Ft. Loramie pulled away for a 53-27 victory in a Division IV sectional semifinal game.
Riverside’s Tanner Lane and a Ft. Loramie player chase after a loose ball during the third quarter of their Division IV sectional tournament game Wednesday in Piqua. (EXAMINER PHOTO | AARON LaBATT)
“Things got away from us tonight,” said Riverside head coach Daniel Hickman. “We don’t usually give up that many points. I felt we played a great defensive game, though. A lot of their points came off of turnovers and points in transition.
“Give Ft. Loramie all the credit. They played a great defensive game and put a lot of pressure on us. We handled it decently for about a quarter and a half. Then it caught up with us in the second half.”
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