LINCOLN- On Saturday the Sutton Boys Basketball Team battled last year’s runner up, the Yutan Chieftains, in the third-place game for a chance to end the season with a victory. In a low scoring defensive battle, Yutan took down Sutton by a final score of 39-30. The Mustangs trailed 33-22 going into the fourth quarter, but they attempted to battle back as they did outscore the Chieftans, but it was by a narrow margin, 8-6, and were unable to complete the comeback.
Trey Knudsen led the way for Yutan recording 16 points and helping the Chieftans capture the 2020 Class C2 NSAA Boys State Basketball 3rd place trophy. Yutan finishes the year at 24-4. For Sutton, juniors Tyler Baldwin and Quenton Jones each scored seven in the effort, ending the year with a 4th place trophy and a record of 24-4.
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