The Panther Press

North Lamar with a Buzzer Beater to Open the Season

Boys BasketballGreg Higgins

Levi Porter finished the game with 30 points for the North Lamar Panthers but it was his pass at the end of the game that helped seal the victory. With the game tied at 74, Levi found Jake Stewart who hit a shot at the buzzer to win the game 76-74 over Sherman.

Stewart finished with 14 points for North Lamar in the win. Menderiz Gray is the only other Panther in double figures as he scored 16. Levi scored 17 of his 30 points in the first quarter. North Lamar is 1-0 on the season and they will be home to face Sulphur Springs Tuesday night beginning at 4:30.

North Lamar     21     21      14     20     76

Sherman            18     22     18     16     74

Levi Porter - 30
Menderiz Gray - 16
Jake Stewart - 14
Tyler Hill - 8
Grant Erickson - 6
Julique Franklin - 2