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Broncos Fall Short of Otis-Bison at Hoisington Tourney

RHS BasketballBoys: Otis-Bison 50, Russell 35

The Russell boys fell short in their bid for their first win of the season as they lost to Otis-Bison 50-35 on Thursday, Jan. 17 in the consolation round of the Hoisington Winter Jam at the Hoisington Activities Center.

The Broncos trailed just 21-20 at halftime, but were outscored 29-15 in the second half.

Eric Rourke scored nine points to lead Russell.  Keltonn Morris and Brandon Bachar each had eight.

The Broncos (0-11) play Ellsworth in the seventh place game on Saturday afternoon at 1:15pm at the Hoisington High School Gym.  Catch the game on Classic Hits 95.9 and here on www.krsl.com.

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