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WILMINGTON,NC (WWAY) -- Laney senior Elijah Wilson scored 42 points in Laney's 68-62 victory on Monday night against New Bern in the first round of the Mideastern Conference Tournament. Elijah did have extra minutes on his side though. Kenny Grady hit a three pointer at the end of the third overtime to send the game into a fourth overtime. 42 points ties the previous school record held by Michael Jordan. Back in 1980 Jordan scored 42 against Eastern Wayne. After the game on Monday night Elijah Wilson committed to play for the College of Charleston. Mideastern Conference Tournament Boys LANEY BEAT NEW BERN 68-62 IN 4 OT LANEY SENIOR ELIJAH WILSON SCORED 42 POINTS FOR THE BUCS 42 POINTS TIES THE PREVIOUS SCHOOL RECORD FOR POINTS HELD BY MICHAEL JORDAN IN 1980 MICHAEL JORDAN SCORED 42 POINTS AGAINST EASTERN WAYNE GREENVILLE ROSE BEAT ASHLEY 73-61 ELON EDWARDS SCORED 24 FOR THE RAMPANTS DREW COMBS LED ASHLEY WITH 15 POINTS Waccamaw Conference Tournament Boys NORTH BRUNSWICK BEAT WHITEVILLE 54-48 JEREMY YOUNG LED THE SCORPIONS WITH 13 POINTS EAST BLADEN BEAT SOUTH COLUMBUS 76-62 THE STALLIONS HAD AN 8 POINT LEAD AT THE HALF, BUT THEY COULDN'T HOLD ON MONTRELL ROGERS LED EAST BLADEN WITH 33 POINTS WEST BRUNSWICK BEAT SOUTH BRUNSWICK 50-45 Girls EAST BLADEN BEAT SOUTH BRUNSWICK 41-34 ASHA GRAHAM LED THE EAGLES WITH 13 POINTS East Central Conference Girls RICHLANDS BEAT TOPSAIL 43-42 Mid South Tournament Boys SOUTH VIEW BEAT TERRY SANFORD 63-56 TIGERS ARE UNDEFEATED IN FEBRUARY

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