HARRISON COUNTY, MS (WLOX) - West Harrison head coach Doug Bazzell can rely on any number of players during a basketball game. On this night reliable and talented Maurice Stephens came through with the game on the line. Stephens drilled a trey with 1.5 seconds left in regulation to propel the Hurricanes (21-2) past St. Martin (19-8) 67-64.
Stephens and Harvey Smart each netted 19 points for West Harrison.
Ed Simpson, who signed with Middle Tennessee, led the Yellow Jackets with 22 points and helped give St. Martin a second half lead before the Hurricanes stormed back.
Jamond Franklin added 15 points and Rodrick Sikes scored 14 points for the Yellow Jackets.
West Harrison, the Division 8-5A Champs, will be the site of the division tournament and St. Martin, the Division 8-6A Champs, will host the division tournament next Tuesday.