Eagles nipped at wire, 55-53

ELIZABETHTOWN — East Bladen and visiting Red Springs battled to a 53-53 tie through 31:56 of play Friday, but Nichorie West drained a pair of free throws with four seconds left to lift the Red Devils to to a 55-53 Three Rivers Conference win road win.

East Bladen fell to 3-12 overall, 1-8 in the conference.