COMANCHE — Wesley McClendon scored 40 points as Comanche defeated Marietta 72-70.
With five 3-pointers, Marietta’s Trace Stewart scored 23 points to pace the Indians. Marietta scored 27 points in the fourth period, but couldn’t get a sufficient number of stops defensively to earn the win.
Comanche (10-7, 2-2 Lake Country Conference) withstood Marietta’s seven fourth-quarter 3-pointers — three by Stewart.
Trey Mayes added 15 for Marietta (14-7), which lost its second conference game.
The Indians did not attempt a free throw in the final period.
Meanwhile, the Comanche Lady Indians defeated Marietta 68-34. Comanche, the Class 3A No. 4 team, improved to 16-0 and 4-0 in Lake Country Conference play.
Box score (boys)
Marietta: Trace Stewart 23, Trey Mayes 15, Coleton Taylor 11, Chris Campos 9, Zane Nutter 7, Brayden Ramon 5.
Marietta: 12 (Stewart 5, Campos 3, Mayes 2, Nutter, Taylor)
SILO 93, WILSON 72
WILSON — The No. 11 Silo Rebels withstood Wilson senior Hunter Chapman’s 26 points to earn a 93-72 win Friday. Chapman scored 12 of his points in the fourth quarter.
The Rebels, however, won each of the initial three quarters. Silo hit four 3-pointers in the opening quarter, winning it 23-18. Five Wilson (8-9) players scored in the opening period: Kaden Hunziker netted seven, Chapman scored four, Carson Fulton added a 3-pointer while Bryce Ferguson and Clay Hodges each scored two points.
Silo (19-4) led 41-32 at half. The Rebels hit four more 3-pointers in the third period to win the quarter, 27-14.
Logan Schaaf scored all 10 of his points in the final period, as the teams went back and forth: Wilson won the quarter, 26-25.
Jake Hamilton led Silo with 24 points.
Silo 23 18 27 25 — 93
Wilson 18 14 14 26 — 72
Wilson: Hunter Chapman 26, Kaden Hunziker 12, Bryce Ferguson 11, Logan Schaaf 10, Carson Fulton 7, Clay Hodges 4, Trevor Schaaf 2.
Wilson: 6 (Chapman 3, Schaaf 2, Fulton); Silo: 4