Flowery Branch's Ishmael Hollis hit a key jump shot with 1:25 left to play against Gainesville on Saturday night to lead the Falcons (1-0) to a 68-67 win in the opening round of the Lanierland tournament.
Despite sitting in the fourth quarter, Jacob Evans tallied a double-double with 24 points and 10 rebounds to lead the Dawson County boys basketball team to a 67-32 win against Gilmer on Friday night in Ellijay.
December 05, 2009|
From staff reports
Blake Sims found a new way into the end zone for Gainesville in its state semifinal game against Flowery Branch. On the opening kick off of the second half, and trailing 14-0, Sims returned the kick 96 yards for a Red Elephants' touchdown.
The drive, the play, the comeback. Three things that will forever be talked about when referencing Friday's Class AAA state semifinal game between the top-ranked Gainesville Red Elephants and the Flowery Branch Falcons.