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The North Central (Bassett, NE) varsity basketball team won Tuesday's home conference game against Niobrara/Verdigre (Niobrara, NE) by a score of 59-49.

Game Details: @ Springview

Q1Q2Q3Q4Final
Niobrara/Verdigre1312111349
North Central1317141559
Final score provided by J. Snyder.
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Game Stats

Niobrara/Verdigre

Scoring

#Athlete NamePtsFGFGAFG%
Team Totals49226136
0R. Bickerstaff (Sr)1971741
2C. Swalley (Sr)732015
3Robert Reyes (Jr)42540
10Hudsen Drobny (Jr)211100
15C. Eisenhauer (So)31714
21Angel Grant (Jr)43560
23Trenten Bauer (So)211100
32Tayshaun Kitto (So)84580
North Central

Scoring

#Athlete NamePtsFGFGAFG%
Team Totals59265349
0Ben Bruns (Fr)100
1Byron Pfister (Jr)115683
4B. Bussinger (So)0010
5Griffin Smith (Sr)21101377
14Jake Heerten (Jr)1771644
15Mark Reynolds (Jr)21617
21Colton Munger (Jr)731127
Niobrara/Verdigre

Three-Pointers

#Athlete Name3FG3FGA3FG%
Team Totals2229
0R. Bickerstaff (Sr)020
2C. Swalley (Sr)1119
3Robert Reyes (Jr)010
15C. Eisenhauer (So)1617
21Angel Grant (Jr)020
North Central

Three-Pointers

#Athlete Name3FG3FGA3FG%
Team Totals31225
1Byron Pfister (Jr)11100
4B. Bussinger (So)010
5Griffin Smith (Sr)11100
14Jake Heerten (Jr)1425
15Mark Reynolds (Jr)010
21Colton Munger (Jr)040
Niobrara/Verdigre

Two-Pointers

#Athlete Name2FG2FGA2FG%
Team Totals203951
0R. Bickerstaff (Sr)71547
2C. Swalley (Sr)2922
3Robert Reyes (Jr)2450
10Hudsen Drobny (Jr)11100
15C. Eisenhauer (So)010
21Angel Grant (Jr)33100
23Trenten Bauer (So)11100
32Tayshaun Kitto (So)4580
North Central

Two-Pointers

#Athlete Name2FG2FGA2FG%
Team Totals234156
1Byron Pfister (Jr)4580
5Griffin Smith (Sr)91275
14Jake Heerten (Jr)61250
15Mark Reynolds (Jr)1520
21Colton Munger (Jr)3743
Niobrara/Verdigre

Free Throws

#Athlete NameFTFTAFT%
Team Totals5771
0R. Bickerstaff (Sr)5683
10Hudsen Drobny (Jr)010
North Central

Free Throws

#Athlete NameFTFTAFT%
Team Totals41040
0Ben Bruns (Fr)1333
5Griffin Smith (Sr)010
14Jake Heerten (Jr)2367
21Colton Munger (Jr)1333
Niobrara/Verdigre

Rebs, Asst, Steals and TOs

#Athlete NameOffDefTot RebAstStlsTO
Team Totals112233437
0R. Bickerstaff (Sr)325031
2C. Swalley (Sr)145200
3Robert Reyes (Jr)459102
5Logan Reynolds (Jr)033000
10Hudsen Drobny (Jr)011000
15C. Eisenhauer (So)011000
21Angel Grant (Jr)235003
23Trenten Bauer (So)101100
32Tayshaun Kitto (So)033001
North Central

Rebs, Asst, Steals and TOs

#Athlete NameOffDefTot RebAstStlsTO
Team Totals325281753
1Byron Pfister (Jr)112210
4B. Bussinger (So)011
5Griffin Smith (Sr)145610
10G. Bussinger (So)011010
14Jake Heerten (Jr)044501
15Mark Reynolds (Jr)44310
20Will Downing (So)11
21Colton Munger (Jr)1910112
Niobrara/Verdigre

Blocks, Charges and Fouls

#Athlete NameBlkDeflChrgPFTF
Team Totals2209
0R. Bickerstaff (Sr)2000
2C. Swalley (Sr)0004
3Robert Reyes (Jr)0002
23Trenten Bauer (So)0001
32Tayshaun Kitto (So)0202
North Central

Blocks, Charges and Fouls

#Athlete NameBlkDeflChrgPFTF
Team Totals1107
1Byron Pfister (Jr)0001
5Griffin Smith (Sr)0102
10G. Bussinger (So)0001
14Jake Heerten (Jr)0001
15Mark Reynolds (Jr)101
21Colton Munger (Jr)1

Game Story

Nebraska High School Basketball - North Central winner over Niobrara/Verdigre

January 16, 2018: Bassett, NE 68714

In Tuesday's league outing, the North Central Knights (Bassett, NE) basketball squad felled the visiting Niobrara/Verdigre Cougars (Niobrara, NE), by a margin of 59-49.

The Knights (9-5) will now prepare for their outing against Anselmo-Merna (Merna, NE). The Coyotes go into the non-league outing with a 7-5 record. In their last outing, Anselmo-Merna thwarted Sumner-Eddyville-Miller (Sumner, NE), 69-45, in a league outing.

The Cougars now own a 10-5 record. They play next when they host Chambers/Wheeler Central for a D2 District 5 outing on Tuesday, January 23. Niobrara/Verdigre will encounter a Renegades squad coming off a 74-63 non-league loss to Ainsworth (Ainsworth, NE). The Renegades record now stands at 9-6.

Rankings & Records

Niobrara/Verdigre (17-18)

NationalNEClass
13,44319543
OverallDistrictHomeAwayNeutralWin %District %PFPA
6-63-33-13-20-3.500.500605639

North Central (17-18)

NationalNEClass
9,45613919
OverallDistrictHomeAwayNeutralWin %District %PFPA
15-84-27-25-33-3.652.6671,1431,105

Team Scoring Averages

Q1Q2Q3Q4OT1Final
Niobrara/Verdigre
14.011.614.115.26.055.1
North Central
11.113.613.111.9-49.7

Team Stat Comparison

Niobrara/VerdigreNorth Central
54.9Points Per Game49.7
26.0Rebounds Per Game28.5
7.0Assists Per Game11.1
8.1Steals Per Game8.7
2.9Blocks Per Game2.2

Team Leaders

Niobrara/VerdigreNorth CentralNational Avg.
#0 Ricky Bickerstaff16.1Points Per Game#21 Colton Munger13.35.0
#0 Ricky Bickerstaff6.0Rebounds Per Game#21 Colton Munger6.32.6
#0 Ricky Bickerstaff2.3Assists Per Game#14 Jake Heerten4.21.0
#0 Ricky Bickerstaff2.4Steals Per Game#5 Griffin Smith2.50.8
#0 Ricky Bickerstaff1.6Blocks Per Game#15 Mark Reynolds0.70.3

Record Breakdown

Niobrara/Verdigre (17-18)

North Central (17-18)

12-9
Overall
15-8
4-5
League
4-2
6-1
Non-League
10-5
0-1
Head to Head
1-0
5-4
Common Opponent
7-4
7-2
Home
7-2
4-4
Away
5-3
1-3
Neutral
3-3
0-1
Playoff
0-0
12-9
In-State
14-6
0-0
Out-of-State
1-2