POCOLA â€” The Talihina Golden Tigers beat the Pocola Indians 59-46 Friday night in the semifinals of the Choctaw Nation Tournament. Tuesday night when the two teams had their rematch, it was all Pocola.
The Indians used a strong second period to down the Golden Tigers 62-47.
Leading 16-12 after a period, the Indians outscored the Golden Tigers 20-4 in the second quarter to take a 36-16 halftime lead.
Spiro 64, Idabel 55: In Spiro, the Bulldogs jumped out to a 24-11 lead after one period en route to a 36-27 halftime advantage.