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Scottsbluff knocks off unbeaten Sidney, 58-45


Donna Wiedeburg / For the Sun-Telegraph

Sidney's Zack Means pulls up for the layup in Friday's game at Scottsbluff.

The Sidney High boys basketball team lost its first game this season while playing at Scottsbluff High School on Friday, 58-45.

While the game remained close in the first two quarters, the Bearcats (13-2) edged the Red Raiders (15-1) in the second half, Sidney head coach Eric Kohl said.

"In the first half, we played really well," he said.

While only down by 1 point to begin the third quarter, Sidney began to struggle offensively.

"We had open shots that we didn't make," Kohl said. "And that's when Scottsbluff expanded (the 1-point lead) to 8 points."

As the Bearcats continued to lead in th...

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