LYNNVILLE—Perry Central hit 61.3 percent from the field to beat Tecumseh 58-55 in boys basketball Saturday.
Tecumseh pulled within one, 53-52, on a rebound basket by Rex Nuhring with 0:56 left.
On Perry Central’s ensuing possession the Braves fouled Ryan Hanan. He made both free throws to increase the Commodores’ lead to three.
The Braves missed two shots on their next possession and were forced to foul again.
Perry Central forward Reuben A. Schwartz made 1 of 2 free throws and Hanan made two with 0:06 left to seal the win.