Wolves fall to Newton-Conover in OT, South Fork 2A Conference roundup

The Lincolnton men’s basketball team lost a 58-56 overtime heartbreaker to the Red Devils Friday night at LHS. Conner Williams had 14 points to lead the Wolves, while Amontre Finger added 12 and Davis Grooms 10.

Lincolnton drops to 7-10 on the season and 3-5 in South Fork 2A Conference play. Newton-Conover improved to 12-6, 6-2 in league play. The Wolves travel to East Lincoln on Tuesday.

Other South Fork 2A scores:

Boys: North Lincoln 70, West Lincoln 30

East Lincoln 67, Lake Norman Charter 37

Bandys 65, Maiden 47

Girls: North Lincoln 51, West Lincoln 33

Newton-Conover 73, Lincolnton 17

East Lincoln 50, Lake Norman Charter 32

Bandys 61, Maiden 41