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The Ponchatoula (LA) varsity basketball team lost Friday's home conference game against Covington (LA) in overtime by a score of 90-87.

Q1Q2Q3Q4OT1Final
Covington20272391190
Ponchatoula33111421887
Final score provided by S. Lopinto.
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Game Stats

Covington

Scoring

#Athlete NamePtsFGFGAFG%
Team Totals90356256
2Jaylon Carter (Fr)42367
3Diego Smith (Sr)28101856
4Kejohn Batiste (Jr)2091753
13Elgin Bell (Jr)42450
15Reggie Gause (Fr)196875
22Bailey Talley (So)010
35A. Earlycutt (Sr)1561155
Ponchatoula

Scoring

#Athlete NamePtsFGFGAFG%
Team Totals83316548
1Connor Osborne (So)31333
5Damontez Mcgary (Jr)136875
22Chava Ketchens (Jr)0010
32Peyton Anderson (Jr)211100
Covington

Three-Pointers

#Athlete Name3FG3FGA3FG%
Team Totals112446
3Diego Smith (Sr)3650
4Kejohn Batiste (Jr)2825
15Reggie Gause (Fr)5771
35A. Earlycutt (Sr)1333
Ponchatoula

Three-Pointers

#Athlete Name3FG3FGA3FG%
Team Totals82138
1Connor Osborne (So)1333
Covington

Two-Pointers

#Athlete Name2FG2FGA2FG%
Team Totals243863
2Jaylon Carter (Fr)2367
3Diego Smith (Sr)71258
4Kejohn Batiste (Jr)7978
13Elgin Bell (Jr)2450
15Reggie Gause (Fr)11100
22Bailey Talley (So)010
35A. Earlycutt (Sr)5863
Ponchatoula

Two-Pointers

#Athlete Name2FG2FGA2FG%
Team Totals234452
5Damontez Mcgary (Jr)6875
22Chava Ketchens (Jr)010
32Peyton Anderson (Jr)11100
Covington

Free Throws

#Athlete NameFTFTAFT%
Team Totals91850
2Jaylon Carter (Fr)010
3Diego Smith (Sr)5683
4Kejohn Batiste (Jr)040
15Reggie Gause (Fr)2450
35A. Earlycutt (Sr)2367
Ponchatoula

Free Throws

#Athlete NameFTFTAFT%
Team Totals133241
5Damontez Mcgary (Jr)1714
Covington

Rebs, Asst, Steals and TOs

#Athlete NameOffDefTot RebAstStlsTO
Team Totals1129404154
2Jaylon Carter (Fr)022230
2Jaylon Carter (Fr)011040
3Diego Smith (Sr)347231
4Kejohn Batiste (Jr)369040
12O'shon Fairley (Sr)011000
13Elgin Bell (Jr)011001
15Reggie Gause (Fr)178000
35A. Earlycutt (Sr)4711052
Ponchatoula

Rebs, Asst, Steals and TOs

#Athlete NameOffDefTot RebAstStlsTO
Team Totals17304716822
1Connor Osborne (So)000003
5Damontez Mcgary (Jr)6511023
24Damari Coleman (So)415100
Covington

Blocks, Charges and Fouls

#Athlete NameBlkDeflChrgPFTF
Team Totals61824
2Jaylon Carter (Fr)021
2Jaylon Carter (Fr)044
3Diego Smith (Sr)235
4Kejohn Batiste (Jr)262
13Elgin Bell (Jr)004
15Reggie Gause (Fr)212
22Bailey Talley (So)001
35A. Earlycutt (Sr)025
Ponchatoula

Blocks, Charges and Fouls

#Athlete NameBlkDeflChrgPFTF
Team Totals36017
1Connor Osborne (So)0001
5Damontez Mcgary (Jr)2002
32Peyton Anderson (Jr)0001
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Game Story

Louisiana High School Basketball - Covington holds off Ponchatoula

January 27, 2017: Ponchatoula, LA 70454

Fans at Friday's league challenge between the Covington Lions (Covington, LA) and the host Ponchatoula Green Wave (Ponchatoula, LA), saw Covington's basketball squad hold off Ponchatoula by a tally of 90-87.

With the victory, Covington improves its record to 16-12 on the campaign. The Lions host Slidell (Slidell, LA) to confront the Tigers in a 5A District 6 challenge on Tuesday, January 31. The Tigers come into the challenge with a record of 17-6. Slidell lost 63-62 in their recent league challenge against Hammond (Hammond, LA)

Next up, the Green Wave confront the Mandeville Skippers (Mandeville, LA) in a 5A District 6 challenge, on Tuesday, January 31. Ponchatoula will attempt to improve on its 17-7 season record. The Skippers come into the challenge with a 4-19 record after their 39-32 league loss to Fontainebleau (Mandeville, LA).

Rankings & Records

Covington (16-17)

NationalLAClass
5,41210542
OverallDistrictHomeAwayNeutralWin %District %PFPA
20-168-610-26-74-7.556.5712,5172,440

Ponchatoula (16-17)

NationalLAClass
4,5179034
OverallDistrictHomeAwayNeutralWin %District %PFPA
21-108-66-47-58-1.677.5712,1531,930

Team Scoring Averages

Q1Q2Q3Q4OT1Final
Covington
15.517.218.619.58.069.9
Ponchatoula
19.415.616.316.98.069.5

Covington

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Ponchatoula

Head-to-Head

  • Covington won on 1/3/2017
    1/3 @ 7:15pQ1Q2Q3Q4Final
    Ponchatoula2120202081
    Covington1415292785

    The Ponchatoula (LA) varsity basketball team lost Tuesday's away conference game against Covington (LA) by a score of 85-81.

  • Covington won on 1/27/2017
    1/27 @ 7:15pQ1Q2Q3Q4OT1Final
    Covington20272391190
    Ponchatoula33111421887

    The Covington (LA) varsity basketball team won Friday's away conference game against Ponchatoula (LA) in overtime by a score of 90-87.

Team Stat Comparison

CovingtonPonchatoula
70.7Points Per Game68.7
37.6Rebounds Per Game38.4
12.4Assists Per Game13.1
14.6Steals Per Game10.1
4.6Blocks Per Game3.6

Team Leaders

CovingtonPonchatoulaNational Avg.
#3 Diego Smith18.9Points Per Game#5 Damontez Mcgary9.64.9
#35 Alonjai Earlycutt7.5Rebounds Per Game#5 Damontez Mcgary11.32.6
#3 Jaydon Carter4.5Assists Per Game#5 Damontez Mcgary0.91.0
#3 Diego Smith3.9Steals Per Game#5 Damontez Mcgary0.90.8
#35 Alonjai Earlycutt1.4Blocks Per Game#5 Damontez Mcgary1.80.3

Record Breakdown

Covington (16-17)

Ponchatoula (16-17)

20-16
Overall
21-10
8-6
League
8-6
4-2
Non-League
1-1
2-0
Head to Head
0-2
9-8
Common Opponent
13-5
10-2
Home
6-4
6-7
Away
7-5
4-7
Neutral
8-1
0-2
Playoff
0-1
20-16
In-State
21-10
0-0
Out-of-State
0-0