Yurack free throw started the run and Nathan Borders’ bucket on the break gave the Lions the 75-51 lead. The Lions closed out the Senior Night win 77-54.
Cox led all scorers with 20 points and added 12 rebounds. Laird, Combs and Niehoff (11 boards) all had 11 points and Thompson finished with 10. Yurack finished with seven points followed by Dye with five and Borders with two. North was led by the 13 points of Holloway and 12 of Wallpe.
In the first game of the night, the Lions held the Chargers scoreless in the fourth quarter en route to the 46-35.
Jaret Sons led the Lions with 16 points. Brad Busald added 14 followed by Keith Yager with eight. Ignacio Martinez-Urunuela led the Chargers with 13 points. Ben Kinker had 12.
Rushville opens sectional play at Greensburg today against Lawrenceburg. North plays in the Southwestern (Hanover) sectional against Austin.
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