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Wolverines defeat Lakers for inaugural TNT Cup

The Truckee and North Tahoe boys' basketball teams played in the inaugural TNT Cup on Wednesday night, and after a physical, back-and-forth contest, the Wolverines emerged with a 62-54 victory.

"This early in the season I just want to see them have a certain level of execution and have a certain level of patience," said Truckee Head Coach Sky Nelson. "For the most part, they followed what I wanted them to do, and they played hard. I wanted pressure on the ball and they put pressure on the ball. That was part of the key to the game for us."

The game at Truckee High School served as the Wolverines' season opener and was the second game for the Lakers, who took a 70-44 win against Sage Ridge earlier in the week. (Read More...)