Clayton pulled away from Harnett Central in the second quarter and grabbed a 67-46 Greater Neuse River 4A Conference win on Tuesday night. Anthony Gaskins led the Comets with 25 points, while Gary Clark added 21.
The win moved Clayton to 16-2 overall and 7-1 in the conference.
Rams fall to C.B. Aycock: C.B. Aycock edged Cleveland in a pair of low-scoring basketball clashes on Tuesday. Aycock’s girls took a 33-26 win over the Rams as the two teams combined to score just four points in the opening quarter. Miranda Hinton led Cleveland with 10 points in the loss as the Rams fell to 2-5 in the conference race and 8-11 overall.