Congratulations to the basketball Knights, who had a dominating 98-65 win over Franklin on Wednesday evening. The wrap up on the Pickin’ Splinters website was as follows:
After landing at No. 12 in the NYSSWA state rankings, McQuaid dropped 98 points against Franklin. Kobe Long, Jermaine Taggart, and the Knights overpowered from tipoff with 31 points in the first quarter. Long and Taggart combined for 27 of those points. Franklin trailed 31-12, but outscored McQuaid 31-20 in the second to narrow the score to 51-43 at the half. However, the second half was all McQuaid, as Long and Taggart racked up the points. Long finished with a game-high 33 points and Taggart finished with 22.
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