North Little Rock Outlasts Springdale For 7A Title

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In a game full of superstar talent, the North Little Rock boys basketball team outlasted Springdale, 89-81, at Summit Arena in Hot Springs Thursday night.

Chris Owens scored 30 points for the Bulldogs, a career high.

Arkansas commit Anton Beard scored 29 for North Little Rock, while Hogs prospect KeVaughn Allen added 28.

Springdale fought back from a double digit deficit after the first quarter to get the score to within 44-39 at the half.

North Little Rock would distance itself in the third quarter, taking a 63-53 lead into the fourth.