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By Stephen McKay
Sports Writer 

Sidney KOs Gering via late technical

Red Raiders also top McCook


Stephen McKay

The Red Raiders' Tyler Wintholz tries to find room under the basket during Friday's victory at Gering. Wintholz scored a career-high 29 points in the win.

With the seconds ticking away and opportunities for victory at Gering dwindling, Tyler Wintholz found himself just where he'd been much of the night – in perfect position to score.

But with just seconds remaining, he would only get one chance.

Despite being fouled, Wintholz proved steady and true while returning Lane Harvey's last-second drive through the hoop. It came just an instant before the final tick of the clock. The Wintholz deuce – helped in part by a fortuitous technical foul call – capped a career-high 29 points for the junior as the Raiders capped a 71-69 win on Friday nig...

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