Three players scored 20 or more points as Patterson cruised to a 87-66 win over New Town at the Basketball Academy at Morgan State.
Dereck Oliver had his eighth straight game of scoring in the 20s, finishing with 24 points and a season-high nine assists. Gary Blackston added 20 points, seven rebounds, four assists, and three blocks. And Koran Moore finished with 20 points, nine rebounds and two blocks for the Clippers (11-2), who are 13-2 in their last 15 games against Baltimore County teams.
Patterson raced out to a 20-8 lead and went into halftime up 41-25. The lead stayed in double digits the rest of the way. The Clippers went 26 of 32 (81.2 percent) from the free throw line to follow up an 18-of-19 performance from the line against Dunbar. They also assisted on 19 of their 28 made field goals and out-rebounded New Town 38-24.
Richard Hibbert finished with 10 points, five rebounds, three assists, and four steals. Demetrich Williams finished with five points and 10 rebounds. Tyquan Pointer (five points) and Christion Adams (three points) rounded out the scoring for Patterson.
The Clippers return to action on Saturday at 5:30 p.m. when it takes on Riverdale Baptist at the Basketball Academy.