Buffalo boys basketball hosted Douglas on Jan. 22 for a mid-season win to continue raising their season record. Buffalo came out strong and quickly took a lead over Douglas, a lead that they maintained throughout the entirety of the game. Next week the team heads out of town for a single, away game.
Buffalo High School senior Hunter Stone pushes toward the basket during the first quarter on Friday. Stone finished the game with 11 scored points and four fouls.
Buffalo High School senior Hyrum Hatch moves under the basket to attempt a shot against Douglas defender Kyle Igo on Friday. Hatch was fouled once and was called for two fouls.
Buffalo High School senior Colby Bessler dribbles under the basket through Douglas defender Garet Porter on Friday. Bessler played in all four quarters of the game and only acquired three fouls.
Buffalo High School senior Coy Johnson jumps and lands a catch despite raised arms by Douglas defender Alex Edelman on Friday. Johnson was tied as the number two scorer for Buffalo, with 13 points.
Buffalo High School senior Calvin Rule jumps to score two in the second quarter on Friday. Rule led Buffalo in points scored, with a total of 15 points.
Buffalo High School senior Hunter Stone dribbles in toward the basket before passing the ball back for a three point shot on Friday. Buffalo finished the first half up 30-20 over the Bearcats.
Buffalo High School seniors Taylor Swanston, sitting, and Hyrum Hatch listen to head coach Tanner Hart talk during halftime on Friday. Buffalo was leading 30-20 at half and only grew the lead in the final half.
Buffalo High School senior Hunter Stone leads the team in their huddle before they return to the court for the second half on Friday.
Buffalo High School boys senior Hyrum Hatch stretches in the beginning of the third quarter for a layup on Friday. The teams broke out into a timeout immediately after the play.
Buffalo High School senior Calvin Rule searches for the ball as he comes back down to the court next to Douglas junior Kyle Igo on Friday. The ball was recovered by Buffalo.
Buffalo High School senior Coy Johnson blocks Douglas defender Nate Halquist with his arm before passing the ball away to another teammate around the 3-point line on Friday.
Buffalo High School freshman Eli Patterson lands his hand on the ball to block a Douglas shot in the fourth quarter on Friday. The blocked shot resulted in a jump ball.