Brigham Young's Brandon Davies had 23 points and 12 rebounds Friday night to boost K&D Round's Landscaping to an 82-79 victory over Portsmouth Partnership in the first semifinal of the Portsmouth Invitational Tournament at Churchland High.
Central Florida's Keith Clanton and Belmont's Ian Clark added 15 points apiece for Round's.
Illinois State's Tyler Brown led the Partnership with 24 points, while Kent State's Chris Evans added 16. Delaware's Jamelle Hagins, who starred in the first round, added eight points, five blocks and 10 rebounds.
In the second semifinal, Wichita State’s Carl Hall had 19 rebounds and 15 points as Roger Brown’s Restaurant edged Cherry Bekaert 68-67 in the second semi.
Siena's O.D. Anosike added 13 points and 10 rebounds and North Carolina's Dexter Strickland had 10 points for Roger Brown's.
Miami's Durand Scott led Cherry Bekaert with 12 points, while Clemson's Devin Booker, Indiana's Jordan Hulls and Idaho's Kyle Barone added 10 apiece.
With pro scouts from the NBA and overseas watching, the last four games of the 64-senior extravaganza will be held Saturday.
In the first game of Friday's action, Sales Systems Ltd. advanced to the fifth-place game by edging Portsmouth Sports Club 89-85 at Churchland High.
Long Beach State’s James Ennis scored 17 points, leading seven Sales Systems double-figure scorers.
Santa Clara’s Kevin Foster had 14 points and eight rebounds for PSC.Copyright © 2015, The Baltimore Sun