Pointers bounce back, hand Wolverines third straight loss

Van Buren girls claim win over West

Posted: February 3, 2018 at 4:10 a.m.

CENTERTON -- Van Buren boys basketball coach Austin Trembley said his team learned a difficult lesson when it opened 7A-West Conference play by losing to Bentonville West on its home court.

Van Buren 10 15 22 15 -- 62

West 19 7 14 12 -- 52

Van Buren (12-9, 3-5): West 19, Kindrix 17, Burnett 7, Stewart 7, Ball 6, Gilmore 3, King 3.

West (14-7, 4-4): Hornsby 19, Collier Blackburn 11, Larsen 9, Barron 8, Swoboda 4, Collin Blackburn 1.

Van Buren 9 12 10 11 -- 42

West 4 6 3 12 -- 25

Van Buren (14-7, 5-3): Kinney 13, Myers 11, Sandoval 7, Evans 6, Porter 3, Frazier 2.

West (8-12, 1-7): Wilson 10, Henry 5, Kash 5, Clifton 4, Mahone 1.

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