Tigers lead Coastal 33-25 at halftime
Andre YoungAndre Young
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The teams muddled through much of a sluggish back-and-forth first half and were tied at 21 with just over four minutes remaining when Young went on a tear.
He drained a three-pointer from the top of the key to make it 24-21 with just over four minutes remaining in the half, and then used two transition drives to make four free throws and make it 28-21. On the ensuing possession, Young again found a loose ball and then dropped a pass off to freshman T.J. SappT.J. Sapp
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The Chanticleers scored the last four points of the half, however, and the Tigers led 33-25 at intermission.