FLINT – Carman-Ainsworth jumped out to a 12-8 lead after one and went on to defeat Southwestern 65-39 Tuesday. The Cavaliers led 24-16 at the break.
Carman-Ainsworth blew the game open with a 26-7 scoring edge in the third. The Knights outscored Carman-Ainsworth 16-15 over the final eight minutes.
Michael Fletcher led the way with 15 points. O’Mari Duncan added 11 and Troy Brown had nine.
Brandon Fuller and Chris Ballard had eight each for Southwestern.
The Cavaliers used a 20-9 run in the third quarter to take the lead for good in a 59-51 victory over Davison Friday.
Carman-Ainsworth trailed 28-21 at halftime but outscored the Cardinals 18-14 in the fourth to make the final margin eight points.
Ja’Kavien Lewis led three players in double figures with 18. Duncan tossed in 15 and Fletcher added 10.
Davison also put three players in double figures. Jaylen Rutherford had 16, Cade Coleman added 13 and Austin Roland chipped in 11. – K.W.