Chris Burgess (Lakeland, Fla./George Jenkins) poured in a career-high 19 points but it wasn't enough for Appalachian State University men's basketball in an 83-76 loss to Elon on Saturday afternoon at the Holmes Center.

Senior Kevin Morrison recorded a match-high 13 kills while the Lees-McRae men's volleyball impressed on both sides of the ball on its way to a sweep of McKendree, 25-17, 25-21, 25-13, to conclude play at the Lindenwood Classic Saturday morning at Robert F. Hyland Arena in St. Charles, Mo.

Watauga High senior Jay Harrill was in a zone Friday night. Harrill, who is averaging a team-high 16.6 points-per-game, buried a career-high 32 points, including seven trifectas, as the Pioneers knocked off Freedom 75-65 Friday night in a Northwestern 3A/4A Conference game at Lentz-Eggers Gym.

The Lees-McRae men's volleyball team split a pair of matches on the opening night of the Lindenwood Classic while winning a five-set thriller against Quincy in the opener, before losing 3-0 to host-Lindenwood in the night cap Friday evening at Robert F. Hyland Arena in St. Charles, Mo.

Here are the middle school scores from games play Thursday night in Watauga County. GBR would like to thank Andy Eggers for providing us with these scores.