Tigers Season Ends In Overtime Heartbreaker

Lexington High School Tiger Basketball
Photo by: Phil Blakley / The Lexington Progress

Lexington played Dyersburg three times this season and two of the three games went to the wire. Saturday night, with the season on the line, Dyersburg defeated Lexington 72-70 in overtime. The win advances Dyersburg in the region tournament but unfortunately the season is over for the Tigers. The two teams met at Lexington for the first meeting of the season and Dyersburg made a shot from beyond half court at the buzzer for the win. In the 2nd meeting, the game was close for a half at Dyersburg but turned into a sizable win for the Trojans. Saturday night marked the third meeting and both teams knew…

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