Bulldogs Fall to DeSales in OT, 57-54
Dayton rallies to close eight-point fourth-quarter deficit to tie game at 46
Dayton's Ben Kleck prepares to drive against a Tri-Cities Prep defender during a game last month.
DAYTON – The Dayton boys launched a rally in the fourth quarter against DeSales on Wednesday, outscoring the Irish 16-8 in the final frame to tie the game and send it to overtime.
But DeSales recovered and outscored the Bulldogs 11-8 in the extra period to pull out a 57-54 win.
Dayton played even with the Irish in the first half, and the game was tied at 25 at intermission. The Irish outscored the Bulldogs 13-5 in the third, before Dayton came back to tie the game at 46 apiece at the end of regulation.
For the game, Ben Kleck had 15 points, including three three-point shots. Tanner Bren...
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