Second quarter hurts Sioux Central in loss to Spencer

Spencer outscored Sioux Central 31-18 in the second quarter to pull away and the Tigers defeated the Rebels 79-61 in a nonconference game last Saturday at Sioux Rapids.

Spencer held an 18-12 lead after the first quarter. It was 49-30 at halftime and 62-49 heading into the fourth quarter of play.

Jake Hanson led Sioux Central with 16 points. Hunter Decker added 11.

Sioux Central was 21 of 51 from the field for 41 percent, including 5 of 16 from 3-point range.

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