Proviso West holds on for win over Von Steuben

Box Score

Proviso West scored the first 10 points of the contest and held on for a 68-66 victory over Von Steuben Friday morning. 

Ronnie Allgood led Proviso with 23 points and eight rebounds. Robert Hill (14 points) and Dontonio Ward (14 points) were also in double figures for Proviso.

Ralphy Cruz led Von Steuben with 23 points. He also had four steals and five assists. Chima Nwosu added 16 points and seven rebounds.

Proviso West jumped out to a 10-0 lead in the first quarter on Allgood’s layup at the 5:43 mark. Nwosu’s layup with 41 seconds left in the quarter trimmed the Proviso lead to 22-19.

Von Steuben went on a 10-1 run in the second quarter to take a 29-27 lead with 3:05 left before halftime. Proviso West finished the half on a 8-2 run to take a 35-31 lead into halftime.

Von Steuben held a 53-52 advantage into the fourth quarter. The fourth quarter was close throughout as Nwosu’s layup with 1:33 pulled Von Steuben within 67-66. Following Devon Bryant’s free throw, Donovan Maxey missed a short jumper in the final seconds.

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