Central Boys Open Long-Awaited Season
January 21, 2021
The Central High School boys' basketball team opened its long-awaited 2020-21 season Jan. 11 at Mountain League-rival Tyrone, only to return with a 72-65 setback.
The second quarter proved to play a critical role in the Dragons' loss, as Tyrone dominated the period with a 20-9 scoring advantage. Central outscored the host team 56-52 in the other three quarters.
"I thought it was a well-played game for a season opener," Central coach Paul Frederick said. "Both teams took care of the ball and shot over 50% from the field. We need to sharpen up some things defensively, but at the end of the da...