Posted On: 02/16/19 9:43 PM
It was never close on Saturday night in the opening round of the Class 4A playoffs. Mannford handled business against Fort Gibson nearly hitting the triple digits mark with both teams starters sitting the entire fourth quarter. Mannford took home the District Championship 94-55 continuing their undefeated season.
Mannford raced out to a 25-2 lead against Fort Gibson from the tip. The Tigers fought but could never get within striking distance after the lackluster start. The run was led by Jake Banfield at the Point. The pinpoint passes of Banfield set his teammates up for easy looks around the basket. The physical defense of Mannford gave Fort Gibson fits. It hel