New Palestine Boys Varsity Basketball

  • Overall Record: 1 - 1
  • Conference Record: N/A

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Boys basketball falls in sectional opener

The New Palestine boys basketball team dropped its sectional opener Wednesday 72-59 to Greenfield-Central. The Dragons took an early lead in the game at Richmond’s Tiernan Center, but fell behind 29-18 at halftime and trailed 37-21 early in the third before a 16-2 run drew NP’s deficit to 39-37 on Steele Brasfield’s 3-pointer. G-C answered

Boys basketball sectional preview: Wednesday vs. Greenfield-Central

The New Palestine boys basketball team begins the defense of its back-to-back sectional championships tonight as it faces Greenfield-Central at Richmond’s Tiernan Center. The game tips off at 8 p.m. The Dragons have won sectional titles each of the last two seasons and enter this year’s tournament with a 14-8 record. NP finished one game

Boys basketball comeback falls short

The New Palestine boys basketball team rallied from a 14-point fourth quarter deficit Friday, but a late 3-pointer helped spur visiting Greenwood to a 63-58 victory over the Dragons. NP trailed 52-38 going into the final frame, but opened the fourth quarter on a 15-1 run to tie the game at 53-53. Steele Brasfield opened

Boys basketball preview: Friday vs. Greenwood

The New Palestine boys basketball team looks for its 15th win of the season Friday as it closes out the regular campaign against Greenwood. The Dragons have won three of their last four entering the game, all in dramatic fashion. Greenwood has won two straight after dropping three in a row earlier in February. It

Boys basketball wins another OT thriller

The New Palestine boys basketball team continued its late-game dramatics Saturday night in Whiteland. Junior Steele Brasfield hit a 3-pointer with 12 seconds left to tie the game. The Dragons then forced a stop to send the contest to OT and then scored the first 11 points of the extra session in a 67-56 victory.

Boys basketball victorious over Mt. Vernon

The New Palestine boys basketball team used an 11-point fourth quarter run and some timely late free throw shooting Friday to beat Mt. Vernon 75-71 at the Dragons’ den. The Dragons led 51-46 going into the final frame and then opened the fourth with 11 straight points. Steele Brasfield opened the frame with a three-point

Boys basketball weekend preview: vs. Mt. Vernon / at Whiteland

The New Palestine boys basketball team is in action this weekend with two games, as the Dragons host Mt. Vernon in a Friday tilt, then travel to Whiteland Saturday for the final road game of the season. Friday, Feb. 19: New Palestine Dragons (12-7, 4-2 HHC) vs. Mt. Vernon Marauders (13-4, 5-0 HHC) Location: New

Boys basketball falls in weekend finale

The New Palestine boys basketball team dropped a 53-41 decision Saturday at Connersville to cap the weekend. The Dragons moved to 12-7 on the season with the loss to the Spartans, who are also 12-7. The teams traded the lead several times in the opening half, with Blaine Nunnally’s five first-quarter points and a 3-pointer

Boys basketball rallies to down Shelbyville

The New Palestine boys basketball team has a flair for the dramatic. The Dragons showed it again Friday. Blaine Nunnally’s 14-foot jumper with five seconds left capped a comeback from a 12-point fourth-quarter deficit and gave the Dragons a 62-61 victory over Shelbyville. Nunnally’s jumper gave the Dragons their only second-half lead – and their

Boys basketball weekend preview: at Shelbyville, at Connersville

The New Palestine boys basketball team is in action this weekend with two road games, beginning with an HHC tilt at Shelbyville. The Dragons then travel to the Spartan Bowl at Connersville for a Saturday showdown. Friday, Feb. 12: New Palestine Dragons (11-6, 3-2 HHC) at Shelbyville Golden Bears (5-10, 3-2 HHC) Location: Garrett Gymnasium,