ASHTON —The Durand Bulldogs led the AFC boys basketball team at halftime 28-24. Durand turned up the heat in the secoand half and outscored the Raiders 44-17 in the second half to run away with the victory in the second round of the Sterling Newman Christmas Classic. The Raiders were plagued by turnovers and bad field goal shooting and never challenged again in the second half.
Troy Mairs led the scoring with nine points, followed by Matt Gendusa with seven points.
Nick McClanahan led the Raiders in rebounding with nine and was followed by Ramadani and Mairs with five each. McClanahan led the team with five steals.