Redskins Get Technical in Loss to Abilene
Brock Kappelmann - January 21, 2022 6:54 pm
Liberal was whistled for three technicals in a 75-48 loss to Abilene Friday afternoon at the Salina Invitational Tournament. Liberal falls to the 7th place game Saturday afternoon at 12:30
This game marked the fifth time in six game the Skins faced a ranked team. The Cowboys are #4 in 4A.
Liberal competed well early trailing 17-8 after a quarter but scrapping back to five at 17-12 and 22-17. Abilene led 36-27 at halftime. Abilene outscored the Redskins 23-8 in the third quarter to lead 59-35 after three quarters of play. Abilene briefly led by 30 in the closing minutes for a brief running clock.
Coby Tran made three more 3 pointers for seven in the tournament. Tran and Izzy Rotolo led Liberal with nine.
Liberal drops their sixth straight and plays Saturday at 12:30 against the loser of Salina South and Concordia. The game airs on 1270, 92.3, and the KSCB and The Legend App.