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Basketball roundup (Jan. 12): No. 12 City defeats No. 6 Lake Clifton, 43-41

Basketball roundup (Jan. 12): No. 12 City defeats No. 6 Lake Clifton, 43-41

Senior guard Lamarr Mitchell was fouled and went to the line with seven seconds to play and the score tied between No. 12 City and No. 6 Lake Clifton.

He swished both free throws and the visiting Knights defense held firm to seal a 43-41 win over their Baltimore City rivals.

Fellow senior DeJuan Johnson scored a game-high 15 points, and Mitchell scored 10 of his 14 points in the second half as City (9-1) improves to 3-1 in league play. Lake Clifton (8-3, 2-2) dropped its second straight league game.

"It was tough coming out [down] 7-0, and I thought we stayed poise," City coach Daryl Wade said. "I didn't like the way we were playing offense early, [but] we...

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