Kodye Pugh scored 12 of his 22 points in the first half and No. 12 Boys' Latin beat host No. 10 St. Vincent Pallotti, 80-65, in basketball Friday.
The Lakers improved to 15-4 overall and 9-0 in the Maryland Interscholastic Athletic Association B Conference. The Panthers fell to 14-4, 4-2
Boys' Latin coach Cliff Rees credited unselfish play, with five of his six scorers in double figures. He added that fast breaks helped start the Lakers off to a 39-27 lead at halftime.
"Both teams played fast. Pallotti didn't have a great night shooting and that lead to scoring opportunities for us on the other end," Rees said.
Pallotti point guard Edwin Cancel left the...