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January 25, 2019 Burton lifts Highland with game-winning 3-pointer
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The Danville crowd went crazy after Tristan Miller hit a 3-pointer to tie the game at 68 with less than 10 seconds left. Highland’s Brody Burton quickly quieted them as he hit the game-winning 3-pointer as the clock ran out to give Highland a 71-68 road win.

Burton had 14 points in total on the night, which matches his season high. The three gave Highland the win and stunned the Danville crowd that had watched their team erase a 10-point deficit during the fourth quarter.

The Huskies had used a big third quarter to go up 57-47 headed to the final quarter. Highland’s Zack Lasek had a big double-double with 19 points and 12 rebounds during the game.

Box Score

Highland: 17; 16; 24; 14;—; 71

Danville: 18; 17; 12; 21;—; 68

Panthers sink Huskies

Pekin avenged a loss to Highland earlier this season with a 76-53 beatdown of Highland.

The Panthers used a 36-19 lead at halftime to cruise to a victory, keep their SEISC North lead and get revenge for their only conference loss of the season.

Pekin shot 32-57 from the field including 25 points from Cameron Millikin on 10-15 shooting. Caleb Comstock tallied 10 assists for Pekin.

Zack Lasek led Highland with 17 points, Brody Burton had 14 points.

Box Score

Highland: 7; 12; 13; 21;—; 53

Pekin: 15; 21; 22; 18;—; 76

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