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Bruins take command from opening tip
6A BOYS BASKETBALL
Mount Hood Conference
The Barlow boys basketball team raced to a 17-2 lead in the opening minutes and maintained a comfortable gap to the final buzzer during its 76-44 win at Gresham on Friday night.
Dominik Copper hit a 3-pointer in front of the Gophers' student section, and drew a foul away from the ball, sinking both of his free throws to send Barlow to the locker room with a 17-point halftime lead.
Copper and Leonard Dixon shared the team lead with 24 points apiece, combining to shoot 12 for 17 (.706) from beyond the arc.
The Bruins finished with a 24-point fourth quarter to secure its first league win.
View photos from the game at daveball.exposuremanager.com.
Look for expanded game coverage in our Tuesday, Jan. 19, print edition.