Cougars beat Northview 43-31 Thursday

Published 11:56 am Friday, January 7, 2022

Three Escambia Academy boys basketball players finished in double figures Thursday night as the Cougars defeated Northview 43-31 in Canoe.

Landon Sims led with 14 points, and Bubba Nettles and Charlie Sasser scored 10 points each in the win.

EA outscored NHS 18-7 in the second period to take a 23-10 lead at the break.

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The Chiefs outscored EA 21-20 in the second half.

Sasser and Nettles added seven rebounds each. Nettles had six steals.

Northview’s Aiden Broadhead led the Chiefs with 10 points.

In junior varsity action, EA won 43-28.

Ty McCants and Cameron Ball led the Cougars with 12 points each.