Carrollton, OH (WYTV) – The Southern boys basketball team led at halftime, but could not hold on in a 55-49 loss to Carrollton Tuesday.
The first half was a back and forth affair, with plenty of full court pressure, as the Indians took a 26-23 lead into the break.
Christian Adkins scored a game-high 18 points for Southern, while Jaret Dowling added 10. Troy Holden scored 6.
Carrollton was led by Jacob Grubbs with 13 points. Southern drops to 7-7 on the season and play at Leetonia Friday.