East Carteret (NC) Defeats Myrtle Beach (SC)

East Carteret (NC) led nearly buzzer to buzzer in an 84-72 consolation game over Myrtle Beach (SC) in the 2014 Beach Ball Classic at the Myrtle Beach Convention Center.

Myrtle Beach (3-8) scored the first basket of the game as Jaquan Chestnut put the Seahawks ahead on a tip-in 1:32 into play. After that it was all East Carteret (8-2; Beaufort, NC) as the Mariners led 45-30 at halftime and by as many as 19 in the second half.

Jacque Brown tallied 22 points to lead East Carteret. Sam Johnson added 16 points while Trevor Willis chipped in 15 points for the Mariners.

Myrtle Beach was paced by Bryce Schneider’s 21 points while Jaquan Chestnut added 20 points and 11 rebounds for the Seahawks.

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