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Bearden outlasts Tribe in Kia of Kingsport Shootout

November 23rd, 2011 10:06 pm by Dave Ongie

KINGSPORT — One lapse in a sporting event can mean loss of momentum and result in a lopsided score.


It happened to Dobyns-Bennett’s basketball team Wednesday night in the Kia of Kingsport Shootout.


Bearden defeated the Indians 69-55 in what seemed to be a hotly contested game in the making — until a five-point explosion in a 10-second span.


D-B twice was ahead by eight points in the second quarter, 23-15 and 29-21. Then came the game changer.


The Indians were charged with a technical foul for making an illegal substitution just 52 seconds before halftime.


D-B never recovered from it.


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