High school scoreboard – December 23

New Castle 61, Mt. Vernon 49

MV;5;10;16;18;—;49

NC;11;12;23;15;—;61

MT. VERNON (5-3, 0-3 HHC): Gatewood 2 2-2 6, Smith 4 3-5 12, Bostic 1 0-0 3, Gentry 3 0-0 8, Meadors 0 0-0 0, Rupert 7 0-0 18, Burhenn 0 0-0 0, Bell 0 0-0 0, Morris 0 0-0 0, Kilburn-Smith 1 0-0 2. Totals: 18 5-7 49.

NEW CASTLE (8-0, 3-0 HHC): Grieser 0 0-0 0, Bumbalough 7 5-9 22, Gillis 9 6-8 24, Webb 1 2-4 4, Williamson 0 0-0 0, Burris 1 2-2 5, Hardwick 1 0-0 3, Huntley 1 1-1 3. Totals: 20 16-24 61.

3-pointers: MV 8 (Smith 1, Bostic 1, Gentry 2, Rupert 4), NC 5 (Bumbalough 3, Burris 1, Hardwick 1). Rebounds: MV 27 (Smith 11, Gatewood 5, Meadors 3), NC 40 (Gillis 20, Bumbalough 6, Grieser 4). Fouls: MV 22, NC 11. Fouled out: Bostic.