The North Bend Central Boys and Girls Basketball Teams both used second half scoring surges to pull away from West Point-Beemer Thursday night in action aired on 107.9 the Bull.
In the Girls Game, the Tigers got out to a 14-10 lead at the end of one. NBC won the 2nd quarter 14-12 to take a 28-22 lead into the locker room.
The Tigers led 35-24 in the 3rd quarter after going on an 11-2 run.
North Bend Central held a 43-31 advantage at the end of the 3rd quarter, and outscored the Cadets 20-7 in the 4th quarter to secure the 63-38 win.
Kaitlyn Emanuel had a team-high 20 points for the Tigers while Sydney Emanuel posted 19. Ally Pojar chipped in 8.
For West Point-Beemer, Sidney Swanson had 22 points to lead all scorers, including 18 in the 1st half.
The Cadets fall to 3-1 on the season and host Howells-Dodge Tuesday night while North Bend Central improves to 3-0 and travels to Stanton to take on the Mustangs Tuesday night.
In the Boys Game, defense was the name of the game through the first 3 quarters as nobody could buy a bucket.
The Tigers led 8-5 at the end of the 1st quarter and 18-10 at halftime.
North Bend Central won the 3rd quarter 15-11 to extend their lead to 33-21 at the end of three.
The Tigers tripled up the Cadets 30-10 in the 4th quarter to win 63-31.
Kyler Hellbusch had a game-high 17 points for North Bend Central while Breckin Peters notched 16. Brodey Johnson was also in double figures with 10.
Riley Penrose and Miguel Perez each had 9 points in the loss for West Point-Beemer.
The Cadets fall to 1-3 and host Howells-Dodge Tuesday night while the Tigers improve to 3-0 and take on Stanton on the road Tuesday night.