Boys basketball: Columbia River 55, Prairie 48

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Isaiah Smith led the Chieftains on a 10-2 run over the final three minutes for the win.

Columbia River led 43-35 entering the final quarter, but Prairie closed the gap and took a 46-45 lead as Preston Brooks made back-to-back 3-pointers. Smith, who finished with 26 points, made two free throws and a field goal as the Chieftains regained the advantage, and River added some free throws down the stretch.

James Phillips, a 6-foot-3 sophomore, finished with 16 points and 10 rebounds for Prairie.

The game was tied 25-25 at halftime before Columbia River built a lead in the third period.

“We had trouble scoring in that quarter,” Prairie coach Kyle Brooks said. “They did a good job of putting pressure on us.”

COLUMBIA RIVER 55, PRAIRIE 48

COLUMBIA RIVER — Devin Bolds 3, Eli Evenson 0, Bryan Wyche 3, Rian Bassett 6, Jon Hanberg 11, Chad Love 4, Mack Stromme 2, Isaiah Smith 26. Totals 20 (3) 12-19 55.

PRAIRIE — Reece Burnett 1, JaMariay McDonald 0, Preston Brooks 11, James Phillips 16, Ryan Denny 13, Andy Hak 0, Dane Brooks 3, Nathan Cherzan 4. Totals 19 (4) 6-13 48.

Columbia River 8 17 18 12—55

Prairie 15 10 10 13—48

JV — Columbia River won. Freshman — Columbia River won.