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Blue Devils fall to 1-loss 'Toppers in hoops opener

Jack Goodson • Dec 14, 2010 at 11:17 AM

GATE CITY — The celebration hardly over, Gate City was already moving on.

The Blue Devils won their fifth state championship in football on Saturday evening. Just three days later, they opened basketball season.

Against one-loss Science Hill.

It was an eye-opening experience.

Turnovers — and the Hilltoppers’ supreme depth — ruled the day in a 79-46 win for visiting Science Hill on Tuesday night.

Read the full story in Wednesday's print or electronic edition of the Times-News.

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