Kennedy Catholic edges Farrell in OT

Kennedy Catholic's Sagaba Konate

HERMITAGE, Pennsylvania (WYTV) – Kennedy Catholic held off Farrell 79-76 in overtime Tuesday night in a special presentation of the High School Basketball Game of the Week on MyYTV.

Sagaba Konate piled up 24 points, 20 rebounds, 8 blocks, and 4 assists in the win for the Golden Eagles.

The game went to O-T when Farrell’s Terrance Holloway was fouled on a 3-point attempt with .4 seconds remaining in regulation.  He made 2-3 free-throws sending the game to the extra session, where K-C held on for the win.

Jason Austin finished with 18 points, 7 rebounds, and 7 assists for the Golden Eagles.  Drew Magestro added 16 points, 5 rebounds, and 6 assists.  Channing Phillips finished with 13 points, 3 assists, and 2 rebounds.

Farrell was led by Malik Miller who scored a team-high 21 points with 11 rebounds, and 8 assists.

Kyi Wright and Terrance Holloway scored 15 apiece, while Leon Lewis chipped in with 13.

Kennedy Catholic improves to 11-2 overall and 4-0 in Region 1.  The Golden Eagles return to action Friday night at home against Constitution.

Farrell drops to 10-3 overall, and 3-1 in Region 1.  The Steelers host Aliquippa Thursday.

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