Cavaliers survive fourth-quarter scare



Carman-Ainsworth’s Isaiah Jones protects the ball from a Grand Blanc defender earlier this season. Photo by Terry Lyons

Carman-Ainsworth’s Isaiah Jones protects the ball from a Grand Blanc defender earlier this season. Photo by Terry Lyons

SAGINAW – The Carman-Ainsworth boys’ basketball team held on to defeat Saginaw Heritage 66-63 on Tuesday night.

The Cavaliers led 53-41 heading into the fourth quarter, but Heritage finished the game on a 22-13 run.

Jayden Nunn scored nine of his teamhigh 20 points in the fourth quarter, including seven free throws on nine attempts, to close out the Hawks and secure the victory. Patrick Hollis and Mehki Ellison both added 12 points for the Cavs.

Carman-Ainsworth, 5-2, is at Flint Powers Catholic, 4-4, tomorrow at 7 p.m.