Clinton’s 3rd Annual: Turkey Tussle Tournament

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Clinton Turkey Tussle
Mon, 11/14/2016

Urbana 65, Clinton 55. Duke commit Arieal Scott went off for 29 points and the Tigers overcame a 43-38 fourth-quarter deficit to post a win over the host school in coach Chris Mennig’s first game at Urbana. Lauryn Cross had 10 points for the Tigers. In the fourth quarter, Scott and Cross combined to score 23 of the team’s 27 points. Clinton’s Alyssa Saulsbery and Tori Wilson each scored 16 points.

Tues, 11/15/2016

Urbana 72, Tri-Valley 8. The Tigers’ defense proved to be too much for Tri-Valley. Urbana (2-0) held the Vikings scoreless in the first and fourth quarters. Tigers junior Arieal Scott scored 26 points in the first half, including five three-pointers, and finished with 34 points. Raevyn Russell had 10 points and Lauryn Cross had nine points for the host Tigers.

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Thur, 11/17/2016

Urbana 63, Petersburg PORTA 47. The Tigers improved to 3-0 with a double-digit win in Riverton.

Sat, 11/19/2016

■ Urbana 65, Riverton 30. Tournament most valuable player Arieal Scott hit 7 of 7 free throws and scored 13 points for the Tigers (4-0), who capped their unbeaten week by doubling the score on the Hawks (who had 32 turnovers) and capturing team honors in the nine-school event. All-tourney pick Lauryn Cross also added 13 points, and Freshmen Alarea Jackson and Chian Scott each chipped in 9 points.


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