Tanner ends Vincent’s season

Published 10:13 am Wednesday, February 20, 2013


The Vincent Yellow Jackets saw their season come to an end Feb. 19 when they fell to Tanner 53-39 in the Northwest Region semifinals at Wallace State University.

Vincent (23-7) trailed 29-16 at the half, but began to cut in the Tanner lead in the third quarter. The Yellow Jackets went 8-of-12 from the line to cut the deficit to 37-28 heading into the fourth.

Tanner pulled away with a 16-point final quarter to seal the 53-39 victory

Tyler Williams led Vincent with 16 points. EJ Datcher scored 12 points with 12 rebounds for a double-double. Anterio Rogers added nine points with three assists.