Indians Run Over Redskins
Brock Kappelmann - February 11, 2023 1:55 am
The Hays Indians defeated the Liberal Redskins by 40 Friday night in Hays. The Indians took a 76-36 win over the Skins. Hays outscored the Skins 36-11 in the second half and 24-8 in the third quarter.
The Redskins were competitive early in the game. LHS trailed 14-12 before using a 7-0 run to lead 21-12 at halftime. Hays scored eight quick points in the first 45 seconds of the second half to lead 48-25. It was 64-33 after three. The game was played with a running clock in the fourth quarter.
Liberal committed 18 turnovers in the loss. Zayden Martinez had 10 points and eight rebounds.
Hays wins their 12th in a row over Liberal. The Redskins drop their 13th straight game and fall to 2-14 overall and 0-5 in the WAC. The Indians are 9-7 overall and 3-2 in the WAC. Liberal plays at Goodland Monday evening at 5pm central time with Redskin Pre-game at 4:45 on 1270 and 92.3.