BOYS BASKETBALL: Elkhorn South Holds On To Beat North Star In OT

LINCOLN–(KFOR Jan. 15)–Elkhorn South got off to a 6-0 start in the overtime period before holding on for  64-61 victory over Lincoln North Star Saturday night in a boys basketball game heard on KFOR.

The Storm and Navigators were tied at 54 at the end of regulation.  With Elkhorn South back in control, North Star got four-straight points from 6-8 junior center Brennon Clemmons, Jr.  Later trailing 62-58, KG Gatwech hit a three-pointer with 8.4 seconds remaining.

Alec Noonan, who scored 12 points in the game, then hit a pair of free throws to seal the victory before it tipped Gatwech’s three-point shot before the buzzer.

Chase Anderson led Elkhorn South with 14 points.

North Star’s 6-4 sophomore forward Jake Hilkemann led all scorers with 22 points.

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Elkhorn South boys basketball vs. Lincoln North Star 1st Half 1-15-22
Elkhorn South boys basketball vs. Lincoln North Star 2nd Half 1-15-22