Tooele Transcript Bulletin – News in Tooele, Utah

January 20, 2022
Cowboys take charge in second half to crush Ogden

After leading by 26-25 after the first half, Grantsville outscored Ogden 48-17 in the second half to defeat the visiting Tigers 74-42.

The Cowboys hit 14 3-pointers in the game compared to four 3-pointers for Ogden.

Brigham Mulford hit eight 3-pointers on 11 attempts  including four in the first quarter and four more in the second half.

He scored the first 12 points of the game for Grantsville all on 3-pointers followed by a triple from Tate Allred to make it 15-7 midway through the opening period.

Grantsville broke away from the Tigers in the third quarter on inside baskets from Dillen Richardson and Carter Killian followed by an onslaught of 3-pointers from Mulford (3), Gabe Mouritsen, and Jace Sandberg to push Grantsville to a comfortable 57-34 lead with under 7 minutes left in the game.

Scoring: Mulford 26, Allred 11, Mouritsen 10, Killian 9, Blake Bunderson 5, Sorensen 5, Sandberg 3, Richardson 2, Kyle Brimhall 2. 

Three pointers: Mulford 8, Mouritsen 2, Allred 1, Sandberg 1, Sorensen 1, Bunderson 1.

Killian had six rebounds and Allred tallied four assists.

Grantsville (11-2)  travels to South Summit 97-8)  on Friday and plays at Ben Lomond (9-4) on Monday with a home game on Wednesday, Jan. 26 against Layton Christian Academy (9-5).


Mark Watson

Sports Editor at Tooele Transcript Bulletin
Mark directs all editorial coverage of sports in addition to reporting on a wide range of events from high school football to international racing. He has a wealth of journalism experience, having worked for four other newspapers in the state. Mark grew up in Tooele County and graduated from Grantsville High School and Brigham Young University.

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