(Burnt Hills, NY)

 

Saugerties survives in overtime against Burnt Hills.

 

 -Dior Johnson scored 53 points to help Saugerties beat Burnt Hills 73-71 in a wild back and forth contest.

 

-Saugerties started quickly on a 12-2 spurt to open up its largest lead of the night. Burnt Hills then replied with their own 13-2 run to take a 15-14 lead on a Branson Otis basket to beat the 1st quarter buzzer.

 

 

 

-Dior Johnson nailed a three pointer with just over a minute left in the half to cut the Sawyers deficit to 1 at the half, 29-28

 

 

-An Aidan Giaguinto basket as the third quarter ended gave Burnt Hills a 47-44 lead heading into the final frame.

 

 

-Saugerties grabbed the lead midway through the 4Q and pushed the lead to 5, 57-52, with two minutes left in the game. Burnt Hills responded with 5 straight points from Jack Wyatt, to force overtime, including this clutch three pointer.

 

 

-In overtime Saugerties took the lead from the start and after back to back three pointers by Dior Johnson held a 69-65 advantage. Although never trailing in the extra session the Sawyers had to survive a furious Burnt Hills rally to hang on 73-71.

 

 

  Box Score with full play by play HERE:

 

Teams End 1Q Halftime End 3Q End 4Q Final
Saugerties 14 28 44 57 73
Burnt Hills 15 29 47 57 71

 


 


 Full game video highlights

broken down by team & players.

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Saugerties   Burnt Hills
6 3PT SHOOTING 11
13-16 FREE THROWS 6-8
81% FT % 75%
11 LEADS 10
10 LARGEST LEAD 6
     
  Top Scorers  
     
Saugerties Dior Johnson #1 53
Saugerties Liam Schoonmaker #34 11
Burnt Hills Jack Wyatt #24 31
Burnt Hills Branson Otis #34 15

 

Saugerties Lead Changes Burnt Hills
2 *** Saugerties: Dior Johnson #1 2 PT FG MADE [1Q 07:14] *** 0
5 *** Saugerties: Dior Johnson #1 3 PT FG MADE [1Q 06:22] *** 2
14 *** Burnt Hills: Branson Otis #34 2 PT FG MADE [1Q 00:00] *** 15
19 *** Saugerties: Alex Mooers #0 3 PT FG MADE [2Q 06:49] *** 17
19 *** Burnt Hills: Aidan Giaguinto #22 3 PT FG MADE [2Q 05:52] *** 20
21 *** Saugerties: Dior Johnson #1 2 PT FG MADE [2Q 05:43] *** 20
21 *** Burnt Hills: Jack Wyatt #24 3 PT FG MADE [2Q 05:12] *** 23
40 *** Burnt Hills: Jack Wyatt #24 3 PT FG MADE [3Q 01:41] *** 43
44 *** Saugerties: Dior Johnson #1 2 PT FG MADE [3Q 00:56] *** 43
44 Burnt Hills: Jack Wyatt #24 FT MADE [3Q 00:42] 45
53 Saugerties: Dior Johnson #1 FT MADE [4Q 04:16] 52
59 *** Saugerties: Conor Staby #50 2 PT FG MADE [5QQ 03:46] *** 57
66 *** Saugerties: Dior Johnson #1 3 PT FG MADE [5Q 02:13] *** 63

 

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By Ed Bemiss

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