Utah High School Basketball - Payson edges CottonwoodFebruary 8, 2023: Salt Lake City, UT 84121
The Payson Lions (Payson, UT) basketball nipped the host Cottonwood Colts (Salt Lake City, UT), 53-48 in Wednesday's league test.
The Lions (14-4) will now prepare for their test against Cedar Valley (Eagle Mountain, UT). The Aviators go into the 5A Region 7 test with a 7-10 record. In their last test, Cedar Valley was tipped by Uintah (Vernal, UT), 54-50, in a league test.
The Colts now own a 15-5 record. They play next when they host Tooele for a 5A Region 7 test on Friday, February 10. Cottonwood will encounter a Buffaloes squad coming off a 55-32 league win over Hillcrest (Midvale, UT). The Buffaloes record now stands at 4-14.