By Clint Andersen
The Gordon-Rushville Mustangs hosted the Bayard Tigers on Saturday afternoon and fell by a 41-21 score.
The Mustangs struggled to find the hoop and trailed 21-11 at the half. The lead was cut to six in the third quarter, but the Tigers pulled away in the fourth, allowing the Mustangs only one field goal in the fourth quarter to salt away the win.
Cody Barker led the way for the Mustangs with 5 points. Kyle Anderson and Brandon Bailey scored 4, Trevor Standing Soldier, 3, Ryan Schwarting and Barry Toczek, 2, and Ryan Burdine, 1.
The Mustangs travel to Hay Springs for a Friday match up with the Hawks.