Brady Evans’ free throws with 2.7 seconds to play Monday gave the Rodger O. Borror 8th grade boys basketball team a 58-56 win over Hillsboro 58-56 in the season opener at the Richardson Place gym.
The young Hurricane trailed by 11 going into the 4th quarter but closed out the victory by outscoring the Indians 20-7.
Evans and Jack Murphy both finished with 16 points for Borror. Blake Rhodehamel drained 4 3-pointers and finished with 13 points.
Cameron Coomer, Tyler Parks, Connor Mitchell and Brayden Rhoads also scored for the Hurricane.
In addition, Dominic Davidson, Chris Custis, Josh Vaughan, Jordan Macik and Tramail Hollins also played for the Borror squad.