January 15, 2010 – Edward Little vs Brewer – Boys Basketball
Brewer has been the host of some terrific basketball games this season in Class ‘A’. Tonight, the boys welcomed in Edward Little in a 1-2 battle in the heal points. Once again, a packed Brewer gymnasium for this one. No line out the door like it was against Hampden last weekend but the atmosphere was still electric.In the first half, Dom Drake steals it for Brewer and takes it the other way. Somehow he gets it to fall even as he’s fouled. Game-high 20 points for Drake.Even with both schools great offenses, this one had defense too.Nate Carson, the big man for Brewer, with the ferocious block on Yusuf Iman. However, Iman would get sweet revenge.This one would go to overtime.In the extra session, Brewer up 59 to 57 with 12 seconds left. Iman gets the inbounds pass, dribbles around the top of the three point arch, jacks a three with the clock running down, and hits it. 60-59 Edward Little. Dom Drake tried to hit a half court shot at the buzzer but it does not fall. There’s a new number one in Class ‘A’. Edward Little takes down Brewer 60 to 59 in an overtime thriller.