Thursday Morning Sports Recap

 

Men’s College basketball
Kellogg Community College 104, Lake Michigan College 77
The Bruins set the tone early, running out to a 15-0 lead and taking a 49-19 lead into the half. Jordan Marble scored 18 points in the loss for the Red Hawks.

Notre Dame 78, Georgia Tech 74
John Mooney found a way to post his 11th straight double-double and Prentiss Hubb scored 25 points to lead Notre Dame to a 78-74 win over Georgia Tech. Notre Dame pulled away late to hand Georgia Tech its third straight home ACC loss. Michael Devoe led the Yellow Jackets with 22 points. Mooney’s hook shot with 2:48 remaining gave Notre Dame a 63-60 lead and gave the senior his 11th consecutive double-double, tying the school record. Mooney overcame 0-for-6 shooting from the field in the first half to finish with 10 points and 13 rebounds.

 

Women’s College Basketball
Kellogg Community College 72, Lake Michigan College 57
The Bruins took a nine point lead after the first quarter and survived several comeback attempts by the red Hawks. Aymia Flowers scored 14 points in the loss for LMC.

Elsewhere…
Western Michigan 73, Ohio 72
Central Michigan 66, Ball State 39
Eastern Michigan 80, Miami 53

 

NBA
Detroit 116, Boston 103
Sekou Doumbouya scored a season-high 24 points and the Detroit Pistons snapped a three-game losing streak with a 116-103 win over the Boston Celtics. Markieff Morris matched his season best with 23 points Wednesday night. Derrick Rose added 22 points and Sviatoslav Mykhailiuk had a season-high 21. The Pistons shot a season-best 60.3% from the field. Andre Drummond added 13 points and 13 rebounds. The Pistons opened the fourth quarter with a 17-5 run that was capped by a dunk by Drummond and gave them a 108-87 lead with 7:05 to play. Gordon Hayward led Boston with 25 points.

Chicago 115, Washington 106
Zach LaVine had 30 points, seven rebounds and seven assists, and the banged-up Chicago Bulls beat Bradley Beal and the Washington Wizards 115-106. Chicago placed seven players in double figures in its second win in its last nine games. Thaddeus Young had 18 points and eight boards, and Tomas Satoransky scored 18 points against his former team. Beal scored 23 points on 8-for-13 shooting after he was listed as questionable because of right shoulder soreness.

Indiana 104, Minnesota 99
Domantas Sabonis matched a season high with 29 points and added 13 rebounds and six assists to lead the Indiana Pacers to a 104-99 win over the Minnesota Timberwolves. Malcolm Brogdon added 21 points and Doug McDermott scored 14 off the bench. The Pacers have won three straight games. Jarrett Culver led Minnesota with 17 points and Gorgui Dieng had 15 points and 11 boards. The Timberwolves have lost three in a row.

 

NHL
Blackhawks 4, Montreal 1
Zack Smith scored twice to give the Chicago Blackhawks a 4-1 victory over the Montreal Canadiens. Alex DeBrincat and Drake Caggiula also scored for the Blackhawks. Corey Crawford stopped 32 shots to improve to 11-2-2 against his hometown team. Chicago won for the seventh time in 10 games. Phillip Danault scored for the Canadiens, who have lost 10 of their last 11. Still looking for his first victory of the season, Charlie Lindgren finished with 24 saves.

The Red Wings were off.

 

Boys high school basketball
Lawton 51, Marcellus 48

Girls’ high school basketball
Marcellus 43, Lawton 22

High School Wrestling
Lakeshore 49, St. Joe 17
Niles 69, Portage Northern 9