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No. 3 Graford tops the century mark again 102-32 against Throckmorton

Mineral Wells Index, Texas — Russell Huffman Mineral Wells Index, Texas

Feb. 13-- Feb. 13--No. 3. Graford moved to 8-0 in District 21-A with a 102-32 win Tuesday against Throckmorton with nine players scoring to lift the Rabbits over the century mark for the second time in league play.

Xavier Harrison, Marc Matthews, Micah Manley, Levi Butler, Tanner Ford, and Josue Torres combined to net 25 first-quarter points while limiting the Greyhounds to four points.

A three-pointer onslaught by Manley sparked a 27-point second quarter as he hit a trip for a third of the Rabbits' points in the frame. Robert Kincaid got on the board during the quarter while Torres and Butler combined for a 6-6 performance at the free-throw line.

Cody Lemley, Manley, Teagan Ford, and Kincaid displayed their three-point skills in the third quarter as Graford extended its lead with 24 more points to hold a 76-21 advantage.

Christian Crawford and Trent Lemley helped add to Graford's totals in the fourth quarter, and Harrison pumped in nine of the team's 25 points in the frame.

Scoring--Harrison 19, T. Ford 15, Matthews 12, Torres 9, Butler 8, C. Lemley 7, Kincaid 5, Te. Ford 3, Crawford 2, T. Lemley 2

The Rabbits play host to Newcastle at 6 p.m. Friday

Texas Coaches Poll

Class 1A

1. LaPoynor (26-2)

2. Slidell (23-7)

3. Graford (24-6)

4. Borden County (24-2)

5. Jayton (24-2)

6. Paducah (21-4)

7. Nazareth (19-7)

8. Eula (24-5)

9. Texline (21-6)

10. Leggett (24-6)

11. Laneville (20-6)

12. Irion County (25-0)

13. Waelder (26-6)

14. Neches (20-8)

15. Dime Box (18-7)

16. Lipan (21-9)

17. Saltillo (27-4)

18. Ector (24-5)

19. Calvert (21-4)

20. Lingleville (23-4)

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