JONESBOROUGH — Dustin Day scored 24 points and Patrick Good added 22 more to lead David Crockett over Greeneville in Tuesday’s late quarterfinal of the 24th annual Hardee’s Classic basketball tournament.
Day, a 6-foot-2 sophomore, made all 10 free throw attempts as the Pioneers took a 67-57 victory over their old IMAC rivals.
“He showed up,” Crockett head coach John Good said about Day. “A lot of times coaches want to run plays, but it’s all about making plays. He made some plays tonight that obviously gave us a big lift. He was able to take care of business for us.”
Sullivan South rallied from 16 points down to beat Daniel Boone in Tuesday’s other quarterfinal, while Unaka defeated University High and Cherokee knocked off Happy Valley in earlier losers’ bracket games.
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