#4 Hearne boys top Calvert at home 76-61

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HEARNE - The 4th ranked Hearne boys basketball team beat Calvert 76-61 at Eagle Gym Tuesday night.

The Eagles started out hot on a 11-1 run to open the first quarter. Tyquez Tindle scored 7 of those points for the Eagles early on.

Calvert fought back with steals turning into points from Corderrius Gilmore and MJ Thomas. Thomas' and-one bucket cut the Trojan deficit to 5, 24-19 in the second quarter. The Eagles ended the quarter on a 8-0 run to go up 32-19 at the half.

Hearne kept it going in the second half to win the battle down Highway 6, 76-61.

Hearne will host Little River Academy Friday.

Calvert will play in the Italy tournament starting Thursday.