BOYS: Excel Christian 55, Trion 45

Hoping to gain a victory that would boost their status in the Class A power poll, the Bulldogs instead endured a rough start on the offensive end and were dealt a Region 6-A/A loss at home.

Isaac Thomas finished with 18 points and Jared Wigley added 11 for the Bulldogs (11-9, 5-6).

Trion trailed 14-10 at the end of the first quarter and was limited to six points in the second quarter as the deficit increased to 27-16 at the half.