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Lincoln Takes 7A-2 District Title In OT

Jordan Pandy, Correspondent

TALLAHASSEE, FLA. ( – Four quarters were not enough to decide the outcome of the 7A District Championship where the Lincoln Trojans went on to beat the Leon Lions 68-62.

Leon (18-8, 1-3), although officially the away team, hosted Lincoln (17-5, 4-0) and fought hard, but in the end could not keep up.

“First of all, let me just give coach Ricky Davis and the Leon Lions a lot of credit,” said Lincoln head coach Dimitric Salters. “They came in and they stood toe to toe with us tonight. They refused to lie down and lose…It’s really tough to beat a team three times, especially in their gym, regardless of who’s the favorite.”

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Maurice Howard’s Game-Winner Downs Lincoln

Brielle Olorunda, Correspondent

TALLAHASSEE, FLA. ( – The matchup between Rickards and Lincoln was anticipated to be an even game, and the final score indicated how close these two teams really are.

It could have been anyone’s game in the final minutes, but it was Maurice Howards layup with just six seconds left that gave Rickards the 58-56 win over Lincoln.

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Lincoln Holds Off Chiles

Heather Merritt, Correspondent

TALLAHASSEE, FLA. ( – The rematch between district rivals Lincoln and Chiles was sure to be an intensely hard fought game.

Lincoln took the first game earlier in the season, but Chiles came into the game having won six of their last seven games.

Chiles played from behind the majority of the game, but were able to take a one-point lead with three minutes left. Lincoln senior guard Kyle Kincey responded with a three to regain control of the game and the Trojans went on to defeat the Timberwolves 61-52.

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