The North Bend boys basketball team defeated Oakland-Craig 58-52 Friday night.

Austin Endorf and Jaxon Wietfeld each scored 15 points to lead the 15-0 Tigers, ranked No. 2 in Class C-1.

The Knights, ranked fifth in C-2, closed to 49-46 on a three-point play by Ian Lundquist with 3:30 left. But a free throw and a 3-pointer by Cody Prohaska stretched North Bend’s lead to seven.

The Knights could get no closer until Colton Thomsen sank a 3-pointer from half court at the final buzzer.

Caden Nelson scored 16 to pace Oakland-Craig.

North Bend (15-0)...........16  15  11  16—58

Oakland-Craig (13-4)......13  10  14  15—52

NB: Cody Prohaska 8, Breckin Peters 12, Brodey Johnson 8, Austin Endorf 15, Jaxon Wietfeld 15.

OC: Gunnar Ray 12, Colton Thomsen 7, Blake Johnson 3, Ian Lundquist 5, Coulter Thiele 4, Caden Nelson 16, Wyatt Seagren 5.

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Mike covers high school sports, primarily volleyball in the fall, girls basketball in the winter and baseball in the spring and summer. He also reports on horse racing for The World-Herald. Follow him on Twitter @MPattersonOWH. Phone: 402-444-1350.

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