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Sioux City West Edges Spirit Lake In Boys Basketball

Fri 2-9-2018

Sioux City West held off a furious comeback by Spirit Lake and picked up a 60-55 win over the Indians in non-conference basketball on Friday night. West led 13-11 after one and stretched the lead to 29-24 at halftime. The Wolverines held a 45-32 advantage after three and led by as much as 17 before Spirit Lake came back. The Indians fought to get within four with less than 30 seconds to go, but could not complete the comeback. Cliff McCray led West with 18 points. Omar Maldonaldo added 15 points. The Wolverines are 11-8. Owen Coburn led all scorers for Spirit Lake with 24 points. Spirit Lake's 17 turnovers were an issue in the contest. The Indians fall to 14-5. The host Dakota Valley on Monday.