Gorman boys storm back from 17-point deficit to post semifinal win
December 29, 2013 - 10:24 pm
Noah Robotham scored 16 points Sunday to help Bishop Gorman’s boys basketball team rally from a 17-point deficit and post a 57-49 win over West Linn (Ore.) in the semifinals of the Les Schwab Invitational in Portland, Ore.
The Lions, who hit 11 of 35 3-point attempts in the game, used a 25-5 run to take a 31-14 lead in the opening minute of the second half before Gorman started its comeback, outscoring West Linn, 43-18 the rest of the way.
Obim Okeke had 15 points, and Stephen Zimmerman scored 12 for the Gaels, who will play in the title game at 8:30 p.m. Monday.
Payton Pritchard had 21 of his 24 points in the first half, and Anthony Mathis added 14 points for West Linn. Pritchard made 8 of 9 shots in the first half, including a 5-for-6 effort on 3-pointers.