The Hillcrest boys basketball team led 37-6 at halftime and went on to record a 57-17 Little Eight Conference victory over the Tigers in Rothsay on Tuesday night.
Hillcrest shot 52% (24/46) from the field and made 8-of-14 free throws on the night.  Rothsay 7-for-27 (37%) from the floor.  The Comets held a 20-11 advantage on the board and had only 9 turnovers to 20 for the Tigers.
Daniel Nersten scored 19 points, pulled down 7 rebounds and had 3 steals to lead Hillcrest.  Nersten made 7-of-10 field goal attempts and 5-of-6 free throws.  The Comets had five other players with...