Lyons Boys Basketball team advances to finals
Boys Varsity Basketball
#1 Lyons 69, #5 Letchworth 59
Class C2 semifinals: Mareese Wells, who finished with a team-high 18 points, made two free throws to tie the game at 59 in overtime and then put Lyons (19-1) up by two with a steal and layup. The Lions scored the last 12 points of overtime. Tre Johnson finished with 14 points and 10 rebounds and Derick Fera added 12 points and five assists for Lyons, which let a five-point lead slip away at the end of regulation. Clifton Bacon made a 3-pointer to cut the deficit to two and Ryan Owens made a pullup jumper with 10 seconds left to tie it at 57 for Letchworth. Lyons missed a 3 at the buzzer. Owens hit a pullup jumper and Lyons ended up on 12-0 run. Maurice Wells rebound and fouled and 2 to tie it and steal and went coast to coast for layup. Veeder 3 to put Lyons up 5.