Boys basketball: Federal Way 62, Union 59

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Updated: December 19, 2012, 9:47 PM

 

The Union Titans just missed against the team ranked second in the state by the Seattle Times.

Dez Tucker hit a jumper with 30 seconds left, breaking a tie and lifting Federal Way to the victory.

The Titans missed a tough shot to tie. The Eagles made one free throw on the other end, and Union missed a tying 3-pointer at the buzzer.

Micah Paulson and Jeff Wu led Union with 15 points apiece. Paulson had three of Union's five 3-pointers. Tyler Copp added 12 points.

De-Lo Tucker led Federal Way with 18 points.

Union led by two at the half in a game that was close throughout the contest.

FEDERAL WAY 62, UNION 59

FEDERAL WAY -- De-Lo Tucker 18, Davis 13, Montoya 12, Dez Tucker 6, Blake 6, Robinson 5, Goosby 2. Totals 24 (4) 10-16 62.UNION (3-3) -- Tyler Copp 12, Jeff Wu 15, Trent Cowan 7, Seaver Whalen 2, Kyle Mercer 0, Micah Paulson 15, Skillful Davis 4, Micah Merfeld 2, Riley Hawken 2, Derek Derryberry 0, Spencer Martin 0, Isaiah Robinson 0. Totals 21 (5) 12-16 59.

Federal Way 12 16 17 17--62

Union 13 17 16 13--59