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JONESBOROUGH — Washington County rivals Daniel Boone and David Crockett posted opening-round wins in the 24th Hardee’s Classic basketball tournament on Monday night at David Crockett.
Daniel Boone scored the first 17 points of the second half, leading to a 78-43 victory over Happy Valley.
The host Pioneers scored seven points in the last 15 seconds of the third quarter and pulled away for a 66-52 win over University High in the late game.
Sullivan East beat Unaka, and Unicoi County defeated Cherokee in other opening-round contests.
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