The Red Raiders used a tenacious defense to make it a Senior Night sweep at “The Patch” as they defeated the Bulldogs 40 to 34. Coffee County trailed the Bulldogs by 5 at the beginning of the 4th quarter but forced some turnovers and hit their free throws to outscore the visitors by 11 points in the pivotal final frame. Lucas Chrismond nailed seven Al White Motors free throws in the 4th to pace the comeback. Lance Chrismond led Coffee County in scoring with 18 points while Lucas finished with 12 points. Lucas Chrismond was named the Gateway Tire and Service Center Player of the Game.
With the win, the Raiders record stands at 10-15
Coffee County will be home on Friday night for the final game of the regular season hosting White County. The 1993 Lady Raider team will be recognized between games on the 20th anniversary of Coffee County’s state basketball championship. The girl’s game will tip off at 6 PM and our broadcast begins with the Lawrence Family Motors pregame show at 5:50 here on Thunder Radio.