RIDDLE — The Riddle Irish dominated the New Hope Christian Warriors on Saturday night, rolling to a 72-22 win in a Skyline League boys basketball game.

Senior guard Chase Greer led Riddle (8-2, 3-0 Skyline South) with 18 points, shooting 9 of 12 from the field. Mario Gianotti scored 15 points, Jesse Myers contributed eight and Jadon Coker seven.

The Irish, who finished with a season-high point total, led 34-11 at halftime. Noah Graves scored eight points for NHC (2-6, 0-2 South).

"I'm proud of the kids. They executed the game plan again," Riddle coach Russell Hobson said. "We hit shots, we're sharing the ball well and everybody is getting good looks. Our bench is getting deeper."

Riddle is scheduled to host Powers Tuesday in a league contest.

NEW HOPE CHRISTIAN (22) — Noah Graves 8, Regla 6, Zumhofe 3, K. Pennington 3, C. Pennington 2, Dennis, Poole, Armstrong, Grim. Totals 8-42 2-8 22.

RIDDLE (72) — Chase Greer 18, Gianotti 15, Myers 8, Coker 7, Jaynes 6, Rhea 6, Palmer 5, Halstead 5, Canty 2, Wylie. Totals 26-55 8-16 72.



3-Point Shots — NHC 4 (Regla 2, Graves 1, K. Pennington 1), Rid. 6 (Jaynes 2, Halstead 1, Palmer 1, Gianotti 1, Myers 1). Total Fouls — NHC 14, Rid. 8.

JV Score — New Hope Christian 9, Riddle 7 (two quarters).

Tom Eggers can be reached at teggers@nrtoday.com or 541-957-4220.

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Tom Eggers is the sports editor for The News-Review. He can be reached at teggers@nrtoday.com or 541-957-4220.

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