Woodlawn rallies past Dutchtown

Staff reports

DENHAM?SPRINGS ­– Woodlawn  outscored Dutchtown by 16  points  in the second half on way to a 53-48 victory in the?Grady Hornsby Classic Tuesday night at Denham Springs High School’s Hornsby Gym.

Braylon Lazare scored a game-high 23 points for the Panthers (3-2), including three of four free throws in the final 10 seconds.

Jon Alexander put the Panthers ahead for good with a layup at the 1:05 mark. Craig McFerrin added 13 for Woodlawn.

Terrance Cushenberry led Dutchtown (1-2) with 18 points and Scott Burgess added 15.

Dutchtown led 37-26 at halftime but it took the Griffins more than four minutes to score in the third quarter as the Panthers closed the gap.

The Griffins host McKinley Monday night.