The Times West Virginian

January 24, 2013

FSHS girls rally past Lincoln on road

By Doug Comer
For the Times West Virginian

SHINNSTON — There are two halves in basketball and there is an intermission. That precious 10 minutes allows a team to make necessary adjustments.  

Fairmont Senior coach Corey Hines faced a 17-point deficit after two quarters of play and needless to say, he brought his checkers to a chess match. However, he squeezed every bit of coaching knowledge he had before the start of the second half Wednesday night and coached his AA ninth-ranked Polar Bears to a crucial 66-61 road win over No. 9 Lincoln.

'We simply got outplayed in the first half. Lincoln Coach Rob Hawkins does a great job coaching the team and was well prepared for us," Hines said.

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