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Leondria Nelson erupts for 50, Monarchs win by 50 over Hanahan 88-38

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Posted 2/8/20

Manning High School’s varsity boys basketball team improved to 15-8 overall and 6-3 in region play with an 88-38 road victory over Hanahan on Friday night. The Monarchs had previously beaten Hanahan 63-60 on Jan. 21.

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Leondria Nelson erupts for 50, Monarchs win by 50 over Hanahan 88-38

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Manning High School’s varsity boys basketball team improved to 15-8 overall and 6-3 in region play with an 88-38 road victory over Hanahan on Friday night. The Monarchs had previously beaten Hanahan 63-60 on Jan. 21.

Senior Leondria Nelson exploded for 50 points, 10 rebounds, and eight steals, and Xavier Hicks notched a double-double with 10 points and 10 rebounds.

Next up, the Monarchs host Bishop England on Tuesday (Feb. 11) in their Region 3A-VII finale.

Manning scoring

Leondria Nelson - 50 points, 10 rebounds, eight steals

Xavier Hicks - 10 points, 10 rebounds

Justin Daniels - 7 points, five rebounds, five steals

Jeh Hilton - 6 points and seven rebounds

DeJuan Felder - 5 points, three rebounds

Dontavius Hilton - 4 points, three rebounds