Saints storm past Lane down the stretch
Mt. Hood gets in the South Region win column win the 76-63 victory over Lane
The Mt. Hood CC mens basketball team picked up its first league win Saturday with a 76-63 decision over Lane.
The visiting Titans got to within a single point after Dale Baker hit a 3 with 7:12 to play, but Mt. Hood responded on a Brock Otis long ball on its next trip downcourt. The Saints stretched the margin to double digits by going into center Mac Johnson over the final minutes. He led all scorers with 24 points.
The Saints closed out the victory by going 17 for 21 (.810) at the free-throw line.
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