High school hoops roundup: February 5, 2019
WILMINGTON,NC (WWAY)–New Hanover and Laney was the key match up on Tuesday night on the basketball floor around the Cape Fear.
In the girls game the Buccaneers controlled it from the opening tip as they cruised to the 72-41 win over New Hanover. The boys game was much closer in the first half, but Laney used a big third quarter to pull away. The Buccaneers pulled away from the Wildcats down the stretch ending New Hanover’s seven game winning streak 70-47.
New Hanover will host West Brunswick on Friday night at Brogden hall. The Trojans boys team is coming off of a big win over North Brunswick.
Laney gets to stay on their home court as well. The Bucs will entertain the Topsail Pirates on Friday night. The girls game will start at 6:00 P.M., followed up by the boys contest at 7:30 P.M.