Trojans’ season comes to disappointing close

Coopersville battles back to beat Fruitport in district opener
Tribune Staff
Mar 4, 2014

Fruitport’s varsity boys basketball team led for nearly the entire game against Coopersville in Monday’s Class B district tournament opener at Spring Lake.

But a late bucket by the Broncos put Coopersville on top when it meant the most — at the end.

The Broncos overcame a seven-point fourth-quarter deficit and scored in the final 20 seconds to beat the Trojans on Monday, 44-43, ending Fruitport’s season.

The Trojans (7-14) had a chance to tie the game, but Shawn Knox’s shot just before the buzzer was partially blocked.

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