Prep boys basketball: Northwest 49, Stover 37

February 8, 2013

Northwest hit free throws to pull away in the fourth quarter and beat Stover 49-37 in the W-K Kaysinger Conference boys basketball tournament on Thursday at the Fred E. Davis Multipurpose Center.

The teams were tied 10-10 after one quarter and 21-21 at halftime before Northwest pulled ahead by outscoring the Bulldogs 12-8 in the third quarter.

Cortlen Austin had 18 points and 15 rebounds for Northwest. Andrew Underwood added 12 points and Quincy Wicker scored 11.

Northwest will face Windsor in the fifth-place game at 4 p.m. Saturday.

Stover will host Smithton at 8 p.m. Monday.