Colfax boys hold off Gorillas for league title
Davenport had a 1-point lead with 2:30 left in the game
Last updated 6/18/2021 at 10pm
COLFAX — With a rebound and two free throws, Colfax's John Lustig sealed a 68-63 win in the NE2B boys basketball league championship game Friday night, June 18, over the Davenport Gorillas.
The Bulldogs entered the championship as the No. 3 district seed; Davenport was No. 4.
Colfax upset No. 2-seed St. George's to make the championship earlier this week. At the same time, Davenport ended the top-ranked Liberty (Spangle) Lancers' season.
In the championship game, the Bulldogs broke open a 10-point lead just before halftime on their home court and kept it until late in the fourth quarter....