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Rock Bridge boys basketball team loses third-place game

Saturday, March 12, 2011 | 5:56 p.m. CST; updated 6:14 p.m. CST, Saturday, March 12, 2011

COLUMBIA — The Rock Bridge boys basketball team lost 55-43 to Lee's Summit North in the third-place game of the Class 5 state tournament Saturday at Mizzou Arena.

The Bruins led by a point after three quarters, but they scored only two points in the final quarter.

A day after Rock Bridge (24-6) lost to Troy Buchanan in the semifinals, Karon Hayes led the team with 13 points. Will Echelmeier added 12. Lee's Summit North held Rock Bridge point guard Travis Jorgenson to two points.

Patrick Lewis scored 18 points for Lee's Summit North (23-6).


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Jason Entermyer March 13, 2011 | 10:49 a.m.

What is up with these Bruin coaches? Plenty of talent, even D1, yet they can't win anything when it counts. It's really frustrating as a fan to go to these games with high expectations only to see the team choke in the clutch. It seems the Bruins can crush these teams in meaningless games during the season, only to fold to them in the playoffs.

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Mickey Smith March 15, 2011 | 2:51 p.m.

Didn't realize the coaches were playing?

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