GCMS boys basketball wins 65-63 over Watseka

Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley 65, Watseka 63. The host Falcons won the nonconference tilt after Mitch McNutt sank two free throws with less than five seconds to play, part of his 22-point production to lead GCMS (21-3). Bryce Barnes (21 points) and Ryland Holt (14 points) were also major contributors on the night for the Falcons. Brendan Fletcher (game-high 25 points) and Justin McTaggart (20 points) kept the Warriors (17-8) in the game.
 
GCMS 65, Watseka 63
WAT 16   15   19   13    -- 63
GCMS 23   14   18   10    -- 65
Watseka (17-8)
Castonguay 2-2-7, Bunting 0-0-0, McTaggart 7-2-20, Jaskula 0-0-0, Lyznicki 3-0-7, Fletcher 9-1-25, Singh 1-2-4. Totals 22-7-63.
GCMS (21-3)
Nathan Garard 1-0-3, Ben Freehill 1-0-2, Mitch McNutt 7-6-22, Connor Birky 1-0-3, Caleb Bleich 0-0-0, Josh Bleich 0-0-0, Ryland Holt 7-0-14, Bryce Barnes 9-2-21. Totals 26-8-65.
3-pointers -- Watseka 12 (Fletcher 6, McTaggart 4, Lyznicki, Castonguay). GCMS 5 (McNutt 2, Garard, Birky, Barnes).

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