Jets hang on for comeback win

Authored by Clint Anderson on Feb 19, 2014
Jets hang on for comeback winAnthony Spangler and Blade Kable

Alex Byerly turned a bad into a good and buried the game winning free throw immediately after, helping Adams Central to a 53-52 victory over Southwood Tuesday night at the Hangar.
Corey Phillipy had just buried a 3-point shot for Southwood, tying the score at 52, and Byerly was trying to get the ball across mid-court for the Jets. He made it across the ten-second line, but Ross Phillipy was waiting and knocked the ball away from the Central senior.
Byerly hustled down the floor with Phillipy and stole the ball back with seven seconds remaining in the game, and drew a foul on Corey Phillpy with five seconds left. Byerly made the first of his two free throws, and when the second...

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