Boys Varsity Basketball · Boys Varsity Basketball defeats Melvindale 75-66 in Overtime


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66 Melvindale High School
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75 Edsel Ford High School
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66 75
1 10   14
2 30   32
3 50   38
4 63   63
OT1 66   75

The team won an overtime thriller at home over Melvindale by the score of 75-66. The team trailed 58-44 with five minutes remaining before the team pressed full-court to tie the game in regulation and pull away in overtime. Senior guard, Jalal Baydoun scored a game-high 30 points in the dramatic victory. Jalal also contributed six rebounds and six assists to the win. Senior guard Hakeem Fitahey added 14 points and four rebounds, Junior guard Yousef Hussein added 10 points, senior forward Cooper Leisenring and junior guard Rami Salem each had six points. Also, senior guard Maxwell Marion added five points and junior forward Ismail Albaneh had nine rebounds. The next game is on the road Tuesday night at Trenton.