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Lansdowne blocks Overlea from boys basketball win in overtime, 66-62
Lansdowne blocks Overlea from boys basketball win in overtime, 66-62

Lansdowne junior Tyler Jones scored a team-high 19 points, but it was a pair of plays he made at the defensive end of the court that secured the host Vikings’ 66-62 overtime victory over Overlea (8-10). With the scored tied at 57-57 in the final seconds of regulation, the Falcons’ Terry Lawson (9 points) missed a three-pointer with five seconds left and Derrick Jones got the rebound five feet from the basket, but his follow shot at the buzzer was blocked by Jones, sending the game into overtime. With 43 seconds left in the overtime and the score tied at 62-62, Jones blocked a layup attempt by Daquan Pittman (game-high 21 points) that led to a follow shot by Jones and 64-62...

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