LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Isaiah Ivey scored 17 of his 19 points in the second half to lead Scott County to a 59-43 victory over Marshall County in the first round of the KHSAA Boys State Tournament.
Scott County was limited to eight-of-23 shooting in the first half Thursday, but improved its offense in the third and fourth quarters and finished the game hitting 21-of-41 from the floor and six of its 12 three-pointers attempted.
Chase Clark led Marshal County with 13 points but while his team played strongly in the first two quarters, the squad misfired on their first six shots in the fourth quarter. Marshall finished the game with 15-of-33 from the floor and six-of-17 in the second half.
Scott County will play John Hardin in Friday's quarterfinals.