|Lonoke's Kylan Branscomb shoots for 2 against Carlisle. (Photo by Mark Buffalo)|
By Mark Buffalo
HEBER SPRINGS — The Lonoke Jackrabbits improved to 3-0 on the season with a 74-68 overtime win over Heber Springs in the 4A-2 conference opener Tuesday.
Lonoke's previous wins were over Carlisle and DeWitt in non-conference action.
In the win over Heber Springs, Lonoke trailed 15-13 after one quarter and 30-25 at halftime.
The Jackrabbits outscored the Panthers 15-13 in the third quarter to trail 43-40 heading into the fourth quarter.
Lonoke was able to get the game into overtime as the score was tied 57-57 at the end of regulation.
The Jackrabbits outscored the Panthers 17-11 in the extra time to get the win.
Isaac Toney led Lonoke with 19 points. Bryson Jackson had 15. Kylan Branscomb added 14. Juwaun Bryant had 13 while Tyler Spencer added 11. Haven Hunter hit a free throw to round out the scoring.