North Central loses to Linton in GCI opener
Photo by B.J. Hargis: Freshman James Roberts, 21, shoots a jump shot for North Central against Linton in a boys basketball game at the Greene County Invitational at Switz City on Tuesday night. The Miners defeated the Thunderbirds 86-30. North Central coach Jacob Cummings said that Linton is one of the best teams in the Wabash Valley, but the Thunderbirds have regressed in their last three games as they slipped to 0-7. Chase Wiseley had five points and four rebounds while Ty Thompson, Luke Turner, Elijah Cliver and Jacob Pritchard each scored four points. The T-birds will face host WRV at 6 p.m. Thursday in a consolation game.