PENNSBORO — The Buckhannon-Upshur Buccaneers came up empty-handed in a pair of non-conference basketball games Friday and Saturday at the Ritchie County Holiday Tournament, coming up just two points short in both contests.
The Bucs fell 39-37 to the Lincoln County Panthers in their tournament opener Friday, after securing an eight-point lead at halftime, then gave up a nine-point halftime lead Saturday in a 47-45 loss to the host Ritchie County Rebels. With the pair of losses, the Bucs fell to 1-8 overall heading into Thursday’s scheduled Big Ten Conference matchup against the Lincoln Cougars.
For the complete article see the 01-04-2013 issue.
Click here to purchase an electronic version of the 01-04-2013 paper.