After pulling out to a 22-8 lead after the first period, The Mercer boys basketball team survived a late-game scare from a scrappy West Jessamine team. Junior guard Trevon Faulkner led the the Titans with 32 points and got the game started with a three-pointer that got the crowd excited early.
It was an important win for the Titans as they avenged a loss to West Jessamine early in the season.
“We were playing for first place in the district which is a very big deal,” said Coach Kurt Young, “You’re a competitor. They beat us, and you want to come back and beat whoever beat you.”
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