NORTH GROSVENOR DALE, Conn. — All-State center Kaevon Safford scored 35 points to lead Tourtellotte Memorial to a 63-42 win against Wheeler High in an ECC Small Division game on Tuesday.
Safford had 15 field goals in the paint and one 3-pointer and was 2-for-4 from the foul line. The senior scored 21 points in the first half to help gain a 30-17 halftime lead for the Tigers (3-3, 1-1 ECC-Small).
“Safford is a load,” Wheeler coach Neal Cobleigh said. “He handles the ball well. He goes about 6-3 and 210 pounds. We just had a tough time stopping him.