Scott County Wins Opener

LEXINGTON, Ky. Tyler Portwood scored ten points to help Scott County cruise past Oldham County 59-to-47 in the first round of the boys' state basketball tournament.

The win was the eighth in a row for Region Eleven champion Scott County.

Bud Mackey and Matt Walls added nine points each for the Cardinals, who led by as many as 29 in the second half.

Scott County head coach Billy Hicks played only one starter, Cam Hundley, during the final eight minutes.

Billy Payne had 15 points and 12 rebounds for Oldham County.

Turnovers and bad shots marked a bad second quarter for Oldham County, which made just two field goals and two free throws in the period for six points.

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