BURLEY, Idaho ( KMVT / KSVT ) Burley High School gym was filled with thousands of fans Friday, welcoming rival Minico to town and both are seeking the top spot in the conference.
Last year, Burley won the district championship and beat the Spartans two out of three times during the season.
It's always a huge game when these two play. A tight one in the first half, Regan Povlsen working Jackson Hill, he gets the bucket and one. The senior leading the Spartans with 15 points. But the Bobcats answer right back, Hill was putting up some numbers on the offensive end, he produced 12 points.
Ryan Bagley attacked the Spartans towards the end of the first quarter, he accounted for a game-high 21 points and Burley pulled away 57-43.
Minico shot 3-19 from three-point range. Spartans head coach Ty Shippen wants to see a better defensive effort in the next meeting.
Burley is now 2-0 in conference, 7-3 overall. Minico falls to 1-1 in conference, 8-4 overall.
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Jerome 70, Wood River 69 (OT)
Buhl 59, Wendell 44
Raft River 68, Murtaugh 46
Oakley 43, Shoshone 40
Carey 58, Mackay 40
Camas 67, Richfield 44
Buhl 43, American Falls 24
Hagerman 62, Murtaugh 50
Dietrich 47, Hansen 32
Carey 59, Mackay 50
Richfield 33, Camas County 27
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