March 8, 1977 Tied at 41-41 in the third quarter, Lehighton pulls away down the stretch to post a 74-61 win over Wilson in a District 11 Class AA semifinal playoff game. Bryan Sauers scores 13 of his 16 points during the span that the Indians, coached by Jim Smith, pull away from the Warriors. Jeff Miller finishes with a game-high 20 points for the winners while Kris Kunkle contributes 18 points and eight rebounds. Lehighton also receives 10 points and 11 boards from Dave Warner.
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