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BOYS BASKETBALL: Darlington edges Trion

Boys Basketball: Darlington v. Cedartown

Darlington’s Tim Garrett reacts to a call Tuesday, Dec. 18, 2012 at Georgia Highlands College during the Rome News-Tribune/Seven Hills Rotary Club Holiday Festival. (Daniel Varnado/For the RN-T)

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Darlington 58, Trion 56

Hackett Shiflett hit a deep 3-pointer in the final seconds to lift Darlington to a 6-A/A road win.

Shiflett finished with 19 points to lead the Tigers (6-13, 4-5). Kwabe Kumi added 13 points and Jeremiah McClure had 10.

Darlington trailed 35-31 at the half but surged into the lead by outscoring Trion 16-8 in the third quarter, setting the stage for the tightly-contested final period.

Isaac Thomas and Ethan Young scored 10 points each for Trion (11-8, 5-5).