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ECHS defeats T.R. Miller 65-22 on senior night

Escambia County’s Triston Knott scored 20 points to help lead the Blue Devils to a 65-22 victory over T.R. Miller on senior night.

Knott swished four 3-pointers during the first half as the No. 10 Blue Devils led 21-12 at the break.

ECHS outscored the Tigers 34-3 in the third period.

Other than Knott, senior Devon Robinson chipped in 13 points, and Nick Davison contributed with 8 points.

During the rout, the Blue Devils had all five seniors play during the first period. Senior Chillé Ford played his first minutes since sustaining an injury on the road at Saraland last December. Ford made a 3-pointer on his first touch back.

T.R. Miller’s James Jennings led the Tigers with 9 points.

ECHS is back in action tomorrow night at home in a make-up game against Pine Forest, Fla. The Blue Devils lost to PFHS 64-51 on Jan. 28.