The Duncan Banner


January 5, 2013

Comanche outlasts Outlaws

COMANCHE — Comanche senior Garrett Morrow saved his best performance of the season for his team’s biggest rival Saturday night.

Against the Marlow Outlaws, Morrow totaled 30 points, 11 rebounds and three steals as the Indians pulled off the upset, surviving 57-56 in overtime at Tommy D. Weast Gymnasium.

Ironically enough, it was Morrow’s basket with 18 seconds left in the overtime period which proved to be the game winning points.

Marlow gave themselves a chance to win at the end, but Braeden O’Dell’s three point attempt went straight to the floor.

In a tightly contested game throughout, neither team could generate a lead bigger than five points in the first half.

With 4:23 left in the first, the Outlaws held a 9-4 lead, before the Indians stormed back to claim the lead at 12-11.

Going into halftime it was advantage Indians as CHS held a 33-30 lead.

After the break, it was much of the same entertaining basketball as both teams battled hard for the lead.

Clutch baskets and tough defense set the tone as players on each side put up solid numbers on the evening, with Marlow registering three players in double-digit scoring.

At the end of the third quarter, it looked as though the Indians were free and clear as they held a six point lead at 43-36, which was their largest of the game up to that point.

Slowly but surely though, the Outlaws crawled back into the game and eventually tied it thanks to a Kirby Neufeld layup with 35 seconds left in regulation.

Other scorers for the Indians (5-4) on the night included Zach Young who finished with 11 points, along with Grant Jones who pitched in five points. Braden Ledford and Mason Taylor each scored three points.

Leading the scoring for Marlow (6-3) was O’Dell with 20 points to go with four rebounds on the night. Wes Coast put in 13 points with three rebounds while Neufeld scored 11 points with six rebounds.

Comanche will be at home to Madill on Tuesday night at 8 p.m. while Marlow will be entertaining Purcell at home also on Tuesday night.


Text Only
  • Dehydrator to start Saturday morning

    With the highest ever pre-register attendance in event history, 428, the 24th annual Dehydrator Bike Ride kicks off Saturday at 7 a.m. at the Simmons Center.

    July 25, 2014

  • Playing partners Just another day on the course

    Following Thursday’s twosome of Duncan freshman Thomas Strong and sixth-grader Ridge Harris, a casual viewer might forget that they were competing in a golf tournament.

    July 25, 2014 1 Photo

  • Cox Duncan’s Cox shines with 3-over 74

    Tuesday night, Duncan High School golfer Graham Cox stayed up late watching “Batman Begins.”

    July 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • Morrow Marlow trio looking to take next step at state

    The Marlow boys’ golf team finished fifth in the state tournament last year, but with the team actively trying to improve this summer, the Outlaws have their sights set much higher.

    July 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • Watson leaves Bray-Doyle before first season starts

    Jeremy Watson has resigned as Bray-Doyle High School boys basketball coach, Athletic Director Frank Moser said Wednesday.

    July 24, 2014

  • Lindley, Tom.jpg Expectations too high for a rehabbing Woods

    Tiger Woods finished near bottom last weekend at Royal Liverpool, drawing out his drought of major tournament wins. Despite the disappointing showing, Woods' return to form remains a matter of when, not if.

    July 23, 2014 1 Photo

  • Stars align Big names featured at wrestling camp

    Kids were lining up for autographs from Oklahoma assistant wrestling coach Michael Lightner, after Marlow’s wrestling camp Tuesday.

    July 23, 2014 1 Photo

  • Williams Demon softball starts preseason

    Last year, Duncan softball came close.
    This year, coach Robert Cowan has made it clear close will not be good enough.

    July 23, 2014 1 Photo

  • Duncan well represented at Hoedebeck tournament

    The Duncan Golf and Tennis Club will host 60 players, 10 of which are in the Duncan Public School system, in its Hoedebeck Memorial Junior Tournament Wednesday through Thursday.

    July 23, 2014

  • Playoff hopes on Oklahoma’s mind at Big 12 media day

    High expectations are always chained to Oklahoma both internally and among its massive fan base.
    However, the Sooners enter the 2014 season as a consensus pick to reach the first College Football Playoff. For once, all expectations mesh.

    July 23, 2014

Featured Ads
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide
AP Video
Raw: Air Algerie Flight 5017 Wreckage Virginia Governor Tours Tornado Aftermath Judge Faces Heat Over Offer to Help Migrant Kids Kerry: No Deal Yet on 7-Day Gaza Truce Kangaroo Goes Missing in Oklahoma More M17 Bodies Return, Sanctions on Russia Grow Gaza Residents Mourn Dead Amid Airstrikes Raw: Deadly Tornado Hits Virginia Campground Ohio State Marching Band Chief Fired After Probe Raw: Big Rig Stuck in Illinois Swamp Cumberbatch Brings 'Penguins' to Comic-Con Raw: Air Algerie Crash Site in Mali Power to Be Restored After Wash. Wildfire Crashed Air Algerie Plane Found in Mali Israel Mulls Ceasefire Amid Gaza Offensive In Case of Fire, Oxygen Masks for Pets Mobile App Gives Tour of Battle of Atlanta Sites

Should the date for The World's Largest Garage Sale be changed from the third weekend in July to sometime in October to take advantage of cooler weather like we had this past weekend?

No. It's better in the summer cause kids are out of school.
Yes. More shoppers would come during nice fall weather.
Either time is fine.

     View Results