The Times West Virginian

March 14, 2013

Fairmont Senior beats Scott 55-48


Associated Press

CHARLESTON — Travon Horton and Jarin Hilson scored 15 points apiece, leading Fairmont Senior to a 55-48 win over Scott in the Class AA quarterfinals Thursday.

Second-seeded Fairmont Senior (20-6) moves into the tournament semifinals for the first time since 1998.

Shaquille Washington had 10 rebounds for Fairmont Senior.

Matt Dolan led seventh-seeded Scott (15-11) with 18 points and Cody Brown scored 14.

Fairmont Senior led 32-25 after the third quarter and by as many as 12 points in the fourth quarter.

Scott made just 26 percent of its field goals but outscored Fairmont Senior 26-17 at the free-throw line.

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