GREENVILLE (WNCT) – Rivals JH Rose and DH Conley both recorded key wins in the Eastern Carolina 4A/3A Tuesday night.
Both the Rampants and Vikings still trail South Central by one game in the loss column in the ECC standings.
Kendrick Greene scored 25 points for Conley to lead the Vikings to a 56-47 win over New Bern. The Vikings improved to 4-1 in conference play after starting the year with ten straight losses.
JH Rose got off to a fast start and rolled past Aycock 55-36.
In the Eastern Carolina 2A Conference, Kinston beat Greene Cent4ral 52-44 and Ayden-Grifton slipped past North Lenoir 61-54.
In girls play, Rose knocked off Aycock 51-44 in overtime and Kinston slipped past Greene Central 62-46.