2012 PIAA CLASS AAAA BOYS GAME

Saturday, March 24, 2012 - 8:00 p.m.

Bryce Jordan Center, State College, PA



Lower Merion (29-3)

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vs.

Chester (31-0)

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Officials: Dan Moretski, Donald Cummiskey, Earl Johnson


 

First Quarter Summary

 

Ready for tip off.  CH wins tip.  Chest misses long three and rebound LM.  LM misses shot and CH gets rebound.  CH has shot blocked.  CH ball.  Three point shot missed by K. Robinson.  Ball out of bounds.  LM ball.  D.  Reynolds fouled while going for lay up.  At the line for two.  Makes the first shot.  Second shot is missed and CH rebound by Wright.  Granberry misses shot.  LM rebounds and heads down court.  CH charged with blocking foul.  LM ball out of bounds.  Steal by CH.  Ball out of bounds.  CH retains ball under basket.  CH goes for three and misses.  LM rebounds and throws ball out of bounds.  CH ball.   CH charged with offensive foul.  LM ball.  LM misses shot and Jefferson rebounds.  CH takes ball down court and out of bounds.  CH retains ball.  D. Robinson goes for lay up and is fouled.  Goes to line for two.  Makes the first shot.  Second shot is good also.  LM ball.  LM's Johnson goes for shot and is fouled.  Johnson goes to line for two.  First shot is good.  Second shot is good.  CH ball.  LM applying pressure.  CH goes for lay up and blocked.  LM rebounds.  Hall gets two on lay up. CH ball.  Geiger goes for lay up, fouled, and makes shot.  Goes to line for shot.  Shot is missed.  CH rebounds missed shot.  Geiger gets shot down low for two.  LM all.  LM is block and gets rebound and scores.  D. Reynolds scored.  CH has shot blocked.  LM returns down court and has offensive foul  called on them.  Time out on court.  LM 7 and CH 6.  CH has possession.  CH's Geiger misses shot and LM rebounds.  LM'sJohnson scores two.  CH comes down court and misses shot.  CH rebounds and called for traveling.  Ball over to LM.  LM called for traveling violation.  Ball over to CH.  CH has ball stolen.  LM goes down for lay up by J. Johnson.  CH comes down court and LM has blocking foul called on them.  CH ball out of bounds.  CH misses shot and ball off LM.  CH retains possession.  CH misses shot by Wright and LM rebounds.  LM down court.  Under two minutes left in first period.  LM by five points.  LM drives and misses.  Rebound by R. Jefferson and he is fouled by LM.  CH ball out of bounds.  Steal by LM.  CH steals ball back and misses shot.  CH rebounds.  Three point shot is missed.  CH rebounds and shot blocked.  CH misses lay up.  LM called for traveling violation.  CH ball.  LM called for holding violation.  R. Jefferson on the line.  Misses shot and LM rebounds.  LM called for traveling.  CH ball with 10 seconds left.  CH takes last shot and hits a three.  Shot taken by S. Cottman.  End of first period.  LM 11 and CH 9. 

 

Second Quarter Summary

 

LM will inbound the ball - Steal by Shanier Cottman - tip in by Griffin for 2 C pts.  Darius Robinson steals then scores a bucket for the Clippers.  Steal by Mike Robbins of LM - travel by BJ Johnson - ball to C - Rondae Jefferson with aa J in the lane for 2.  LM shot no good - rebbound Jefferson - Jefferson fouled while shooting - at the line to shoot 2 - misses the 1st - bounce in the 2nd.  Long LM shot no good - missed shot by C - Rondae Jefferson - rebounds and dunks it back for 2 C pts.  C on a run - LM misses - BJ Johnson - long try by Darius Robinson - no good - rebound LM - TO called with 4:44 left - score is C 18 LM 11.  C will bring it up court - shot no good - LM misses - C rebound - tipped in by Tavaune Griffin - Shanier Cottman called for a foul.  TO with 3:48 left - C 20 LM 11.  LM will inbound - Raheem Hall is fouled by Kareem Robinson - 2 shots - makes both for the Clippers.  Griffin long ball short - rebound LM - Kareem Robinson fouled Justin McFadden will shoot 2 - makes both for the Aces.  Cottman called for traveling - ball to LM - Raheem Hall fouled by Darius Robinson - will shoot 2 - makes - 1 of 2.  Rebound by Erikk Wright - Cottman steps on the baseline - ball to the Aces.  TO called with 2:18 left score is C 20 and LM 16.  LM inbounds and brings it down - Jefferson knocked the ball away - but Darius Robinson kicks it OOB.  Nice block by C - Darius Robinson drives but called for the offensive foul - no basket.  Tymier Butler steals but Jefferson travels - ball to LM.  TO called with 1:23 left C 20 LM 16.  LM will inbound - travel called - ball to the Clippers.  Erikk Wright with a hook from in tight for 2 C pts.  LM loses the ball to C - shot missed - rebound - by Darryl Reynolds - Tymier Butler rebounds a missed LM shot - Justin McFadden fouls Rondae Jefferson - will shoot 1 and 1 - he misses the freebie.  Buzzer sounds with Chester leading 22-16 at the half way mark.

 

Third Quarter Summary

 

C inbounds the ball - Erikk Wright rebounds and puts nit back for 2 C pts.  JaQuan Johnson missed Richard Granberry scores for C.  LM misses - C loses the ball OOB - back to LM - BJ Johnson misses for LM - rebound C - C throws it away but Daquan Johnson misses the layup then Darius Robinson misses for C.  Erikk Wright fouled while shooting - makes 1 of 2. Daquan Johnson misses and Rondae Jefferson rebounds - jump ball - to LM.  Mike Robbins drives to the hoop for 2 LM pts.  Granberry scores abucket and is fouled - goes to the l;ine - completes the 3 pt play.  Robbins from the corner - 3 pts for LM!  Granberry misses - jump ball on the rebound attempt - C ball.  C loses the ball across the baseline.  TO with 3:48 remaining - Chester up by 9.   LM will inbound - Robbins misses the J - Zimir Geiger rebounds - Darius Robinson scores 2 for the Clippers.  Multiple LM shots off the mark - Raheem Hall gets one to fall for 2 LM pts.  BJ Johnson gets the ball back and scores 2 for the Aces.  Rondae Jefferson takes the inbounds pass and lays it up for 2 C pts.  Tymier Butler steals the ball for C - Shanier Cottman drives it to the hoop for 2 C pts.  BJ Johnson misses for the Aces - C will inbound.  Darryl Reynolds blocks Cottman's shot.  Foul against Reynolds - C will inbound - K Robinson long ball no good - Geiger called for traveling  - and is hurt on the play - TO called for the injury - Geiger being helped off the court - LM will inbound.  Cottman knockks the ball away for the steal - Cottman lay up for 2 Clipper pts.  McFadden shot misses - Yohanney Dolembert scores a bucket for LM.  Buzzer sounds with the score Chester 38 and Lower Merion 27.

 

Fourth Quarter Summary

 

LM will inbound - BJ Johnson throws the ball OOB - C ball - Griffin shot blocked by Dalembert - ball to LM - steal by Jefferson - Darius Robinson scores a bucket for the Clippers.  Darryl Reynolds is fouled - at the line to shoot 2 - makes 1 of 2.  Rebound to C - Granberry underneath - shot blocked - BJ Johnson hits a 3 pt shot for Lm.  Granberry gets a bucket and is fouled - will shoot one - bounces out - Reynolds rebound - LM can't convert - rebound C - TO called by the Clippers with 5:47 let and the score 42-31 Chester.  Chester will inbound - Granberry under the hoop but misses the layup but is fouled - will shoot 2 - misses the 1st - and the 2nd.  C rebound by Granberry - Jefferson misses rebound LM - jump ball - back to C.  Kareem Robinson drives through the paint and up and in for 2 C pts.  Mike Robbins scores a bucket for the Aces.  Darius Robinson fouled by Reynolds - will shoot 2 - misses the 1st - hits the 2nd.  Turnover to C - Darius Robinson misses - Granberry called for an offensive foul - ball to LM.  JaQuan Johnson misses from outside - BJ Johnson fouls Rondae Jefferson - at the line - makes 1 of 2.  Erikk Wright rebounds and puts it back for 2 C pts.  Turnover back to C - Jefferson back to the line - makes 1 of 2 - rebound LM - another turnover by LM - C can't convert.  LM travels - ball back to C - Rondae jefferson all alone under the basket - monster jam for 2!  TO with 2:42 let with Chester up 51-33.  Lm inbounds - jump ball - stays with LM - turnover again - Rondae Jefferson socres again - 2 for C.  Cottman turns it over to LM - long shot no good - rebound C - Raheem Hall fouls Kareem Robinson - will shoot 2 - misses the 1st - bounces in the 2nd.  Another turnover by LM - C goes into a stall offense - Kareem Robinson fouled - will shoot 2 - makes 1 of 2.  Darius Robinson rebounds and puts it back for two C pts.  TO with 1:04 left - Chester in complete command 57 - 33.  LM inbounds - Bryce Williamson drives through the paint and is fouled - will shoot 2 - misses the 1st - and the 2nd - rebound C - Diamonte Reason misses a J for Chester.  Bryce Williamson is fouled for LM.  Rashan DeJarnette scores a lay up fopr Chester as the buzzer sounds.  Chester leaves no doubt about it as they pull way ahead down the stretch to beat the Aces of Lower Merion 59 - 33 !!!!