Eastern York boys state quarterfinal
Final: Eastern York wins 57-43.
Fourth quarter: Eastern leads 50-37 with 1:55 to play.
Andrew Nicholas leads the Knights with six fourth-quarter points.
Third quarter: Eastern holds a 39-26 lead with 41.6 to play.
Eastern went on a 16-5 run after Abington Heights cut the lead to two points with 6:48 to play.
in the lead thanks to a pair of 3-pointers and 4-for4 shooting from
beyond the free-throw line, early. And during the final three minutes
Austin Tillotson penetrated to find the open jumper or a man cutting to
Second quarter: Eastern leads 23-17 at halftime.
Heights cut the lead to one point with 2:38 to play in large part
because Eastern went dead cold. After shooting 7-for-14 in the first
quarter, the Knights didn't score a field goal until Austin Tillotson
hit a runner with 2:25 to play in the first half. Davin Zimmerman saved
Eastern, hitting a trey with about five seconds to play in the second
quarter. Eastern shot 2-for-13 in the second quarter.
Eastern started the second frame holding a 18-9 lead.
Andrew Nicholas scored nine points in the first quarter as Abington Heights has struggled to keep pace when Eastern runs.
First quarter: Eastern up 12-3 with 2:43 to play. Pottsville's Martz Hall is packed with Eastern fans, it might as well be a home game.
note after watching the first two-plus minutes. Abington Heights needs
to cover Andrew Nicholas on the outside. The big man has hit two treys
in the opening 2:59.